STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
European garden spiderling. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a recently hatched spiderling of Araneus diadematus The baby spiders hang out in a tight ball unless disturbed, when they rapidly disperse along silk lines. After the danger has passed, they return to the ball. Magnification: x35 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
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