The web, predation, female and male of the Giant golden orb-weaver spider.
Commonly found in forests, with the huge impressive webs hanging between trees, the web is vertical with a fine irregular mesh and not symmetrical, with the hub usually nearer the top. Here a spider repairs her web. I had often wondered why there was so little detritus and debris in such large webs, and this is because many of the spiders build a new web each day. A lot of the orb-weaver spiders as evening approaches will consume the old web, rest for approximately an hour, t