51.1 MB (3.2 MB compressed)
3497 x 5108 pixels
29.7 x 43.2 cm ⏐ 11.7 x 17.0 in (300dpi)
DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR JEREMY BURGESS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Juvenile European garden spiders. Recently hatched spiderlings of Araneus diadematus on a web. The baby spiders hang out in a tight ball (shown) unless disturbed, when they rapidly disperse along silk lines. After the danger has passed, they return to the ball.
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