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Contact: Eleanor Gaskarth
e.f.gaskarth@exeter.ac.uk
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University of Exeter

Orb Weaver Spider with a Pollen-Filled Web

Caption: Orb weaver spiders -- like the common garden variety -- choose to eat pollen even when insects are available.

Credit: Dirk Sanders

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: Spiders partial to a side order of pollen with their flies


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