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First spider for 2016

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Crab Spider on Prairie Verbena 6199

Along with the handful of bluebonnets I saw in Cedar Park on February 25th I also photographed a ring of prairie verbena flowers, Glandularia bipinnatifida, that a crab spider had claimed as its domain. The arachnophiles (or at least not arachnophobes) among you may click the excerpt below for a closer look.

Crab Spider on Prairie Verbena 6199 Detail

© 2016 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

March 8, 2016 at 5:14 AM

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