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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I do not know the name of this spider, but it lived happily in the depths of a rose, feasting here on a bee.
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Submitted: Saturday, 23rd May, 2009 16:13 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 28th April, 2008
Focal length: 4.6 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F3.6
ISO: 100
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