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Packed lunch

Observed: 26th August 2013 By: JonathanWallaceJonathanWallace’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathanWallace’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathanWallace’s reputation in InvertebratesJonathanWallace’s reputation in Invertebrates
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druridge spider
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Description:

Spider 'bundling up' a bee it has captured. In image_0119 the extrusion of silk from the spinnerets is visible. Found in sand dunes. Photos Kyra and Jonathan Wallace.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Amadan's picture

Good photos

Getting the light right for these is very difficult, I find. The fine silk also fools the autofocus, so I end up faffing about with the focus mode and exposure settings.

JonathanWallace's picture

Thank you Amadan. There were

Thank you Amadan. There were a pile of reject photos of this spider for the reasons you outline!

Jonathan Wallace