Spider - European Garden
Fact File
Taken at Doonfoot on 23rd July2017 using Panasonic  Lumix LX5
in macro mode


 

 


Taken at Baron's Haugh on 22nd September 2015 using
Nikon D5200-18-55mm lens with Raynox DCR-250 Macro Attachment
Fact File
European Garden Spider.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family
Araneus diadematus.
Araneae.
Araneidae.
Description:

Food:
Size:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Web:

White Cross shape on abdomen.
Abdomen colour variable from Brown to yellow
Flying insects.
Female: 13 mm. Male: 8 mm.
Hedgerows, woodlands and gardens.
June - October.
Orb.