Beautiful, But Poisonous! (Nature)

Challenge #243 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Here is your opportunity to show us some interesting pictures you've taken of elements in nature which are beautiful in appearance, yet are poisonous or toxic, to humans, animals or birds. Plants, flowers, insects or spiders, animals or fish... Minimal evidence of humans, pets or man-made structures. Macro and close-ups welcome. Size of your entry: 1,600 pixels on the longer side.
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Tree Viper
Striped Snake
Amanita Muscaria
Fly agaric
Six-spot Burnet Moth
Orb Spider
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Mama taxi
Beautiful Cooper Colored Great Basin Rattlesnake
White-marked Tussock Moth caterpillar.
Nerium Oleander
Pelagia noctiluca
Team effort
Amanita muscaria
Angel's Trumpet
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Angel's Trumpet (Brugmansia spp.)
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