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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Baby Rain Spider
by sharkie
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This spider is about 1cm small found in South Africa
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Submitted: Tuesday, 26th May, 2009 09:00 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 7th March, 2007
Focal length: 500 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 200
Notes: Shot with PB5 bellows AIS 50mm f2 and SB-800 on a SC28 TTL Cable @f22
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