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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Aranea diadema thisguy here is storing its fly dinner photo taken in castleknock, dublin, ireland
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Submitted: Monday, 25th May, 2009 14:38 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 22nd July, 2008
Focal length: 9.77 mm
Shutter speed: 1/80 sec
Aperture: F3.5
ISO: 64
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