Sheetweb Spider (Florinda coccinea)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Sheetweb Spider (Florinda coccinea)

Looks like there is a pair in this web.

This tiny red spider is a member of the Sheetweb Spiders family (Linyphiinae). Easily overlooked in the garden, the best time to see them is early morning when the dew forms on their grass-based webs and glistens in the sun. Food for birds. predator to other insects.




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