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  Kite Spider / Gasteracanthinae

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Scientific Name: Gasteracanthinae (Subfamily), Gasteracantha
Common Name: Kite spider
Distribution: Common and widespread
Habitat: Sits in web
Difference in Sex: Male smaller and less brightly coloured than female
Size: around 10 mm
Diet: insects
Interesting facts:
Credits: Christian Fourie ( info)
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