16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A crab spider on a California Bay tree flower cluster

Crab spiders are ambush hunters. They make their living on flowers, and often blend in with their pale or pastel coloration.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Berkeley, California, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX P7700
Copyright: © Susan Tremblay