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Sunrise: 05. 38   Sunset: 08.34 Araniella cucurbitina, sometimes called the “cucumber green spider”, is a spider of the family Araneidae. Females grow up to 6 millimetres (0.24 in), males only up to 4 mm (0.16 in). The spider is mainly found on forest clearings, where it weaves its orb-web between leaves and flowers. These webs are only about 100 mm (3.9 in) in diameter. This spider does not use a hideout, because it is camouflaged by its… Read More