NIGEL DOWNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NIGEL DOWNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Close-up of a yellow female crab spider (Thomisus onustus) with bee prey in the yellow centre of a flower. A smaller male crab spider can be seen reaching out to the female, and another male is visible underneath mating with her. Females are variable and changeable in colour and may be pink, yellow, white, or a combination of the three. Photographed in a dry meadow habitat in Croatia.
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