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Definition of Water spider

water spider
Water mite Wa"ter mite` (Zo["o]l.) Any of numerous species of aquatic mites belonging to Hydrachna and allied genera of the family Hydrachnid[ae], usually having the legs fringed and adapted for swimming. They are often red or red and black in color, and while young are parasites of fresh-water insects and mussels. Called also water tick, and water spider.
Water spider
Water spider Wa"ter spi"der (Zo["o]l.) (a) An aquatic European spider (Argyoneta aquatica) which constructs its web beneath the surface of the water on water plants. It lives in a bell-shaped structure of silk, open beneath like a diving bell, and filled with air which the spider carries down in the form of small bubbles attached one at a time to the spinnerets and hind feet. Called also diving spider. (b) A water mite. (c) Any spider that habitually lives on or about the water, especially the large American species (Dolomedes lanceolatus) which runs rapidly on the surface of water; -- called also raft spider.

Meaning of Water spider from wikipedia

- The diving bell spider or water spider (Argyroneta aquatica) is the only species of spider known to live almost entirely under water. It is the only member...
- ****anese water spider (Argyroneta aquatica ****onica) is a subspecies of the water spider. In ****anese it is called the mizugumo. The ****anese water spider is...
- Spiders (order Araneae) are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs, chelicerae with fangs generally able to inject venom, and spinnerets that extrude...
- architectures; other names for this spider family include tangle-web spiders and comb-footed spiders. When spiders moved from the water to the land in the Early...
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- Spider cannibalism is the act of a spider consuming all or part of another individual of the same species as food. In the majority of cases a female spider...
- Spider behavior refers to the range of behaviors and activities performed by spiders. Spiders are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs and chelicerae...
- The ****anese spider crab (Macrocheira kaempferi) is a species of marine crab that lives in the waters around ****an. It has the largest leg span of any...
- Mizugumo Monmon (水グモもんもん, lit. Water Spider Monmon) is a fifteen-minute ****anese animated short film released on January 3, 2006. It was produced and directed...
- genus of large spiders of the family Pisauridae. They are also known as fishing spiders, raft spiders, dock spiders or wharf spiders. Almost all Dolomedes...
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