Caption: Night vision footage of a huntsman spider (Heteropoda cervina) binding an Australian bush cockroach in silk. It does this to allow it to clean itself before eating the cockroach shortly afterwards. Filmed in northern New South Wales, Australia.

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Huntsman spider

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Duration: 00:00:46.06

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 25

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 617.8M


Capture format: HDV

Frame size: 1440x1080

Codec: HDV 1080i50

Interlaced: Yes

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