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Tetragnatha montana

Wikipedia Abstract

Tetragnatha montana, commonly known as the silver stretch spider, is a species of long-jawed orb-weaver from the family Tetragnathidae that has a Palearctic distribution. It preys mostly on flies and mosquitoes. The name silver stretch spider refers to its shiny metallic colour and its habit of extending its legs into a stick like shape.
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Prey / Diet

Dolichopus nigricornis[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Distribution

Palearctic;

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1Ecology of Commanster
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