51.2 MB (2.8 MB compressed)
5114 x 3496 pixels
43.2 x 29.7 cm ⏐ 17.0 x 11.7 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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