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Spider-folded greenthread

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A strand of silk reveals that a spider was responsible for the folded-over ray flower on this greenthread (Thelesperma filifolium). Spiders do that to make little hideaways for themselves. The purple flowers in this March 18th view along Mopac were of course bluebonnets (Lupinus texensis).

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Written by Steve Schwartzman

April 10, 2020 at 4:40 AM

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