Image: Web Builder Six spinnerets and a cribellum

Web Builder Six spinnerets and a cribellum

Cribellate web-builders - six spinnerets with different types of spigots and a specialised spinning organ called the cribellum. Electron micrograph.

Photographer:
Sue Lindsay
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© Australian Museum

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Tags spider, web, builder, silk, spinnerets, cribellum, spinning, spigots, organ, scanning electron microscope, SEM, micrograph,