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Huntsman Spider

Heteropoda venatoria

Description:

A large sized Huntsman Spider with its catch of a frog. It looks like the body of the frog has been mostly eaten with the hind legs just dangling. Its probably a juvenile frog. The Spider is around 2 cm in body size.

Habitat:

Tropical forest.


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2 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB a week ago

Great action shot

AshleyT
AshleyT a week ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Suva, Central, Fiji

Lat: -18.03, Long: 178.44

Spotted on Sep 30, 2018
Submitted on Oct 9, 2018

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