Eight legs - Arachnids

Challenge #1 in the Bexter's challenges series. Hosted by Bexter.
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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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Big Dinner for a Small Spider
by Robin G
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This spider belongs to the jumping spider species. This Photo was taken by reversing the Nikkor 50mm F1.8 on the camerabody. It's eating a normal housefly on a leaf balcony.
Submitted: Monday, 25th May, 2009 18:04 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 10th May, 2009
Focal length: 0 mm
Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
Aperture: F0
ISO: 200
Notes: Reversed macro. No PP, straight out of the Camera. A aperture of F8.0 was manually set on the lens.
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