Eight legs - Arachnids

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Submit your best picture of an arachnid with 8 legs. Crabs, Octopus's and other eight legged animals not allowed. Anything in the Arachnid family is ok - Spiders, Scorpions tick's etc. Please give any information you have on what the arachnid is, where it was taken and any interesting stories about getting the photograph.
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Chameleon Crab Spider - Misumena vatia
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Submitted: Wednesday, 20th May, 2009 13:11 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 2nd May, 2009
Focal length: 86 mm
Shutter speed: -1/320 sec
Aperture: F2.5
ISO: 170
Notes: f11 1/320s with br-2a adapter and homemade diffuser with the sb400 flash. more info @ blog.mdsign.nl
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