Comments & ID Thoughts
Photo 4, same Long-jawed orbweaver as I first saw her positioned over the river.
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- Submitted: Sep 24, 2019
- Photographed: Sep 20, 2019
- Spider: Tetragnatha
- Location: Nashua, New Hampshire, United States
- Spotted Outdoors: Low foliage (shrubs, herbs, garden, excluding flowers),Freshwater river, lake, stream
- Found in web?: Yes
Looks like a cellar spider?
They do, but Long-jawed orbweavers are usually bigger and shinier. The chelacerae are freaky if you get a close look, they are long and shaped in weird angles. If you want to find some they are usually on the banks of slow-flowing or still freshwater bodies.