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Table 1 Components of sheet-webs and diving bells

From: Composite structure of silken threads and a proteinaceous hydrogel which form the diving bell wall of the water spider Agyroneta aquatica

Type Colour Thickness Properties See
Single threads blue variable crossing each other Figure 1 F-H
Flat bundles blue 200–400 μm crossing other strips, with single threads Ø < 1μm Figure 1 G, Figure 1 E-G
Gel-like mass bluish homogenous embedding all threads Figure 1 F-H