|Family||Scientific Name||Gender||Size||Common Name|
|Mimetidae||Reo eutypus||male||3 - 5 mm||pirate spider|
|Found: Fullerton||Date: 9 May 06||ID: D117|
| Mimetids typically feed on other
spiders. According to Kaston (1972), you can often find them in the webs
of other spiders or on bushes. They do not make their own capture webs.
With a strong hand lens you can see the special spination on the
metatarsus, view 5 (of female).
Click to View female