13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Crab Spider

Female crab spider waiting for prey. Around the garden where this shot was taken the crab spiders often changed color to perfectly blend in with the flower they were hiding on.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Portal, Arizona, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3S
Copyright: © Raymond Mendez