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Keywords:Gibelulla leiopus, Torrubiella leiopus, arachnid, cordyceps, fungus, leaf, mushroom, parasitized, spider
Cordyceps growing out of spider

Cordyceps growing out of spider

This appears to be a spider parasitized by a fungus. I'm guessing Torrubiella leiopus (Gibelulla leiopus). Not sure what the spider is. Approximately 1 cm in diameter, on underside of leaf. Glen Providence Park, Media, PA, USA.