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My first ever Crab Spider

 
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Mar 14, 2014 07:04 |  #1

Happened upon this one by accident. Impressed with the size of the prey these little spiders can handle.

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Mar 14, 2014 07:31 |  #2

hahaha noce shot!


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Mar 14, 2014 08:21 |  #3

Wonderful capture Trace, very impressive catch


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Mar 14, 2014 08:28 |  #4

Beautiful first shot! Only crabbies get a bee that still :lol:


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Mar 14, 2014 08:29 |  #5

nice catch for both of you


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Mar 14, 2014 18:06 |  #6

Wonder what the small flies are after, pollen?


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Mar 14, 2014 18:14 |  #7

Amazing camouflage crab spiders can change into... wonderful captures!


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Mar 15, 2014 01:48 |  #8

Wonderful captures.
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Mar 15, 2014 01:59 |  #9
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Trace wrote in post #16757658 (external link)
[...] Impressed with the size of the prey these little spiders can handle.

When you're hungry...

Awesome captures. :)


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Mar 15, 2014 02:53 |  #10

Thanks for the comments


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Mar 15, 2014 03:01 as a reply to  @ Trace's post |  #11

Wonder if he tastes like honey. :)




  
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Mar 16, 2014 02:53 |  #12

Great shots. I love the crab spiders, so photogenic.


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Mar 16, 2014 10:24 |  #13

Beautiful shots, Trace.


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Mar 17, 2014 16:45 |  #14

Nice shot. I have yet to find any crab spiders, they look so neat. I see that the vultures are starting to swarm the kill.




  
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Mar 18, 2014 13:02 |  #15

Lovely capture Trace, that is an impressive size difference.


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