What's on the Other Side of the Web?
"Desert Orb Weaver"
Have you ever seen one of these curious webs on Antelope Island? Check out the other
side, like I did, and you may find this (see below). © Carol Davis 5-4-2016
Makes a pretty good hiding place, don't you think? These tiny spiders are some of the most interesting
web builders and have some really cool egg sac structures. Below are some photos of other
web structures and retreats. © Caro Davis 5-4-2016
Just disguise yourself as another piece of web detritus to fool your prey. Seems to work. © Carol Davis 5-4-2016
I think this female may actually be building a structure to lay her eggs in or it might
be a retreat, as well. © Carol Davis 5-4-2016
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