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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.
Wednesday, 13th May, 2009 (GMT)
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I think this is some sort of wolf spider, although the body markings seem different. I found him (I think it's a male due to enlarged ends of the pedipalp) lounging on a lily pad.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 21st May, 2009 18:53 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Tuesday, 19th May, 2009|
|Focal length:||200 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/1250 sec|
|Notes:||Single shot hand-held. Minor processing and corp with Lightroom.|
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