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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Hiding and waiting
by Fransvv
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Little harmless funnelweb spider of wich dozens have a single little conifer as their home.
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Submitted: Saturday, 23rd May, 2009 19:55 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 26th April, 2009
Focal length: 105 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F2.8
ISO: 100
Notes: Natural light; Redged tripod; cropped.
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