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Death becomes her by scrattletrap Death becomes her by scrattletrap
I saw this crab spider yesterday and was amazed by it, a little known fact is that even though they look white to us to other insects they are really brightly colours, no one knows why they are more attractive to the flies but they are, and then they are dinner. The spider is called a Misumena vatia.
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MissLunaRose Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2012   General Artist
Oh, wow. This is an incredibly striking photo! You captured it at the perfect moment.
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scrattletrap Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I almost missed him there too, it was one of those right place right time shots.
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OpticalIlluzens Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
great find!
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Wivelrod Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Big game hunter :)
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susanm1981 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2011
An oldie, but a goodie. Didn't we have this printed out and framed somewhere? I haven't seen it in a while
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scrattletrap Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
It's upstairs somewhere.
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Ever-Winter-Dreams Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2011  Student Photographer
Amazing shot! That is some serious Macro work well done :D
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Ever-Winter-Dreams Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2011  Student Photographer
Amazing shot! That is some serious Macro work well done :D
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theaudone Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2010
wow! nice observation.
great shot:)
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scrattletrap Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you.
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