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Gasteracantha cancriformis - Wei li Ng

NAME: Wei li Ng
WEB: www.weiliwonka.blogspot.com
COUNTRY: United Kingdom
SOCIAL MEDIA: www.facebook.com/weiliwonka
TITLE: Gasteracantha Cancriformis
TECHNIQUE: pencil and colour
YEAR: 2015
PUBLISHED: No
DESCRIPTION: My topic is the Gasteracantha Cancriformis (Orb weaver Spider).

I drew 3 illustrations of the G.Cancriformis. Front (with web) , Side and a variation abdomen colour (yellow). All female.

The Females are 5 to 9 mm in length and 10 to 13 mm in width. Males are 2 to 3 mm long and a small amount shorter in width. Six abdominal spines are present in all morphs, but color and shape show geographic variation.(female)
CATEGORY: Student
WIKIMEDIA COMMONS: No