VIDEO - Natural World - Green Lynx Spider

Green lynx spider - A beautiful, large spider with an amazing name and amazing parental care instincts. As always, feedback much appreciated. Feel free to LIKE, COMMENT & SHARE :-) .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Please do subscribe here - to keep updated on more such videos....

July 4, 2020 · 1 min · Santhosh Krishnamoorthy

VIDEO - Natural world - Jumping spiders - Part II

Here’s the Part II of the 2-part episode on the amazing Jumping spiders. Learn about the amazing material synonymous with the spiders, the SILK, the variety of ways Jumping spiders use the silk, their brilliant hunting behaviours and more.

June 5, 2020 · 1 min · Santhosh Krishnamoorthy

Spiders - art of making the kill

Spiders (Order: Araneae, Class: Arachnida) are probably one of the more evolved group of arthropods. They have developed a highly diverse set of skills and strategies for hunting. Some stalk and run down their prey, while some wait in place for their prey to wander by, using stealth and camouflage. Many others use silk and sticky webs in very innovative ways to trap their meal. A few of the highly specialised spiders belonging to the genus Portia are known to display intelligence in their ability to choose different tactics for hunting and also in developing new ones....

October 4, 2016 · 4 min · Santhosh Krishnamoorthy

Green Lynx Spider

Spiders are fascinating creatures to observe. Among all the arthropods, they, along with the praying mantises, seem to have an uncanny ability to, in a way, interact with their observer. When you look at them, they look straight back at you, as if trying to communicate something in a very subtle way. On and off, for a few months now, have been observing this beautiful, colorful spider and was fascinated to see most part of its life cycle unfold before me !...

June 19, 2014 · 4 min · Santhosh Krishnamoorthy