|Site location map. Click to enlarge.|
|Huge pine tree in tiny park|
|Cones and needles accumulated |
|Female Cryptachaea blattea tapped |
from pine cone
|What a stately pine|
UPDATE [19-Aug-2017]: I again tapped fallen western white pine cones in DeYoung Park. Thirty-nine tapped cones produced 64 spiders, including a female O. praticola. This sample confirms the presence of O. praticola at this location.
|A sprig of Spiraea still in bloom!|