Easter Hatchlings

by Jarvo J April. 24, 2011 3535 views

These little spider chicks have hatched just in time for Easter. The eggs must have been in their cocoon since last Autumn, but now they are up and running about. At the moment each are no bigger than 1mm across, but soon they (or at least a few successful ones) will be magnificent Garden Spiders with the best webs in the garden. Hopefully I'll be able to post regular updates on their progress.

If you're not to squeamish, these shots look better enlarged.

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Eloise Murray 10 years, 4 months ago

Terrified!! But great close ups

10 years, 4 months ago Edited
Andrea 10 years, 4 months ago

Awesome!

10 years, 4 months ago Edited
Ricardo 10 years, 4 months ago

OMG
i wanna many many :)

10 years, 4 months ago Edited
Sandra Vermeulen 10 years, 5 months ago

.... enlarge ... I don't think so!!!

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Gillian 10 years, 5 months ago

Wow, thats an amazing find! These little spiders are just great!

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Yulia 10 years, 5 months ago

Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr! Happy Easter!

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Farideh_Homam 10 years, 5 months ago

Wow Great & beautiful set.

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Marsha 10 years, 5 months ago

Spider chicks.....is that what they're called?? Oh well, all things have to carry on....the "circle of life" and all that. Great captures here, Jon!!

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Gregg Maretka 10 years, 5 months ago

What an amazing set....really cool....can't wait for the updates.

10 years, 5 months ago Edited
Brian 10 years, 5 months ago

These are pretty cool even though I am not a big fan of spiders:)

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