Ep24 – Wasp Spider Special

In this species special we look at the Wasp Spider Argiope bruennichi,¬†discussing their feeding behaviour, the males struggling to not be cannibalised while trying to mate with females, the possible function of both their striped body markings and the zig-zag of silk in their web, which is known as a ‘stabilimentum’.¬† We also look at…