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    The crab spiders are different to other regular spiders because they are one of the few spiders that do not cast a web to catch their prey. They rely on the ambush style of hunting which is perfect for these quick and nimble little creatures. Like most small animals and insects this arachnid is capable of taking on a much bigger prey like big moths or bees and wasps. Making sure that they are not stung in the process will ensure their survival for another day. Most of the crab spider family can be found in or around plants such as hiding in camouflage on a flower petal or being green like the stalk of the plant itself. By hiding and waiting for its prey to come along these animals do not have to stray far from their homes which is usually a small hole or nook and cranny somewhere on the plant.

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    1. IvoMathieuGaston 45 months ago | reply


      I have seen this amazing Macro shot in the Amazing Macros Group.

    2. jo.pensel 45 months ago | reply

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    3. Hammonton Photography 45 months ago | reply

      Beautiful Shot!
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    5. LUIZ A. LOPES [deleted] 45 months ago | reply

      Great macro! Very well done.

    6. Nancy Rose 45 months ago | reply

      gr8 eyes! stunning clear macro! well done!!!

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    7. Bonnieg2010 45 months ago | reply

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    8. prajpix 45 months ago | reply

      Lovely shot and cool title!

    9. Javier Millán 45 months ago | reply

      ¡¡Qué momentazo!!

    10. Sue323 :-) 45 months ago | reply

      Wonderful macro! akala ko bulaklak :-)

    11. Santos_Ernandes 45 months ago | reply

      excellen macro.

    12. Joaquim F. P. 45 months ago | reply

      beautiful capture!

      regards

    13. huskerlester 45 months ago | reply

      Amazing shot!

    14. Macaw-frey 45 months ago | reply

      Terrific shot!
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    15. العقوري [ Libya Photographer ] 45 months ago | reply

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    16. Javier_López 45 months ago | reply

      Best photo ever!!!

    17. Paulo D. Andrade 45 months ago | reply

      awesome as always

    18. luctomar 44 months ago | reply

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