More Dolomedes pictures

gunslinger

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As always nice pics,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, keep us posted on the egg sac developments, especially if albineus drops one!
 

padkison

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Albineus molted. She grew 1/2". I'm thinking that when she reaches full size, she will have the coloration described in the guide book of greyish with a white dorsal carapace.

 

syndicate

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:eek: shes lookin nice!im hopin to locate some dolomedes this weekend.
 

padkison

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Now here's one I caught last year. Note the coloration. I think it is an adult albineus.



 

padkison

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Found some more last night.

Dolomedes tenebrosus gravid female (note bottom of deli cup is 3.5" diameter). I saw two cohabitating males in the same hollow of her tree.


Male Dolomedes tenenbrosus, note vial bottom is 1.5" in diameter.


Dolomedes albineus juvenile


Dolomedes albineus adult male #1




Dolomedes albineus adult male #2
 

syndicate

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awesome pics of that male albineus!hoping i can locate some of these round here.
 
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