When Insects or Spiders Moult (Molt)

Challenge #70 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Here's an interesting challenge for you. Show us examples of insects or spiders, (or other arthropods) in the act of moulting, OR their abandoned and cast-off exoskeletons, or outer skins. Macro and close-up shots welcome. If the insect or spider is in the act of moulting, it should be outside in its natural environment. MAXIMUM SIZE 1,600px.
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Yard was overrun with them and the noise was deafening.
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Submitted: Thursday, 31st October, 2013 13:56 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 20th May, 2011
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 400
Notes: Sony 100mm macro with A300 and on camera flash.
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