14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Spider wrapping dragonfly

Who knew spiders had saran wrap? I saw the spider descend on a dragonfly in its web, and was astonished to see the instant mummy it created.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Ocean , North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: DMC-G2
Copyright: © sarah towne