Saturday, September 5, 2009

Spider mistaken identity

This is a photo of a spider with its web spun on the bamboo in the garden. I don't know how to identify spiders, but I think it is a 'true spider' Araneomorphae (check that link for many photos and subdivisions of Araneae).
spider in Malaysia

Doesn't look like much right? A lump of dirt or something… but when you see the other side it's quite surprising
spider in Malaysia

To me, it looks like some Japanese cartoon character or something.
spider close up in Malaysia


Bangchik and Kakdah said...

Its a spider web alright..., but cant figure out the spider itself!.. ~bangchik

julian said...

hehe I have no idea either :)