Crab spider

Crab spider

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Credit: HEATH MCDONALD/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: A female crab spider (Misumena vatia) on a tufted vetch (Vicia cracca) flower. These spiders are ambush predators that inject venom into their prey. They change colour from white to yellow depending on the colour of the flower they are on. Photographed in Somerset, UK, in June.

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