Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Tetragnatha
Family: Tetragnathidae (Arachnida)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 228
NOTES

These elongate spiders have long legs. The chelicerae point forwards and have two rows of strong teeth. The fangs are long with hooked tips. They build orb webs in vegetation and eat insects such as mosquitoes.


AUTHORITY
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Spider (8 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A pale greenish-brown
Colour: Brown
Common Name
spider
Long jawed water orb web spider
Habitat
NOTES: Occurs on vegetation on the river bank
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
November



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