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artema atlanta

  1. MBullock

    Artema atlanta- Giant Cellar-spider observations

    I've been working with Artema atlanta for a while, now, and observations of both captive and wild in-situ behavior have resulted in rather surprising discoveries not mentioned in scientific literature! A while back i visited an outhouse in a wilderness area with a large colony of these...
  2. Artema atlanta 'Giant pholcid' eggsac

    Artema atlanta 'Giant pholcid' eggsac

    This species attacks mostly widows- this female had slain an adult L hesperus and stole her retreat. it's possible they prefer targets with eggsacs, that way the slings get a food source to survive long enough to reach i3 and significantly improve their survival odds.