This 2016 video is called Mating of Linyphia triangularis.
The sheet web spider (Linyphia triangularis) will be the European spider of the year 2014.
This species is rather common in northern Europe; less so in the south.
- Picture of the Day: Frosted Spider Web (twistedsifter.com)
- Spiders partial to a side order of pollen with their flies (eurekalert.org)
- Sea spider, new for the Netherlands, on video (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Spiders Don’t Just Eat Flies: Webs Capture Pollen for Arachnid Omnivores (scienceworldreport.com)
- Herbivory in Spiders: The Importance of Pollen for Orb-Weavers (plosone.org)