Unformatted text preview: Glue on silk 12. How often and when does the garden spider make a new web? Every night 13. How do spiders that make sticky webs avoid sticking to the web themselves? Oil to cover feet 14. What is the function of the stabilimentum in the webs of some spiders? Warning sign fro birds not to hit 15. How does the “robber spider escape detection by its orb weaver spider prey? Small movements 16. What does the net‐casting spider do with its silk net after capturing prey ? eats and recycles it 17. How does the bolas spider detect its prey? Senses vibrations of wings nearby 18. How does the bolas spider attract male moths? Smells like receptive female 19. Where do purse web and trap door spiders live? underground 20. How does the giant millipede (Mombassa train) escape capture by trap door spiders ? can trace the silk at edge of track and move away...
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- Summer '08
- Spider, Spider web, nursery web spiders, trap door spiders