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A Giant House Spider

This giant house spider(eratigena atrica) stands motionless on a rubber mat after its home was disturbed. It appears to be protecting its egg sack, shielded by saw dust and other small debris.

TAGS: Oregon, Spider, United States

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Forest Grove, Oregon, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Joshua Coleman.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2015, 4:14 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Forest Grove, Oregon, United States of America