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Tree-Stump Spider

Poltys columnaris

Description:

Look carefully until the last pictures, and have a surprise as I had.



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94 Comments (1–25)

Hi Rubens, I have removed the comment from your spotting and asked our team to take the necessary action. Please accept our apologies.

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 11 months ago

What text you are talking about ?

venusflytrap2000
venusflytrap2000 a year ago

amazing!

PhilipChen
PhilipChen a year ago

Wow

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate a year ago

Now that I see this de nuevo, I am amazed all over again! So amazing.

EJ
EJ a year ago

I didn't even know that was a spider. And thats the point! Nice spotting!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate a year ago

That is incredible and amazing. Very cool.

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 2 years ago

Thank you all for the comments. This little creature is really incredible!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 2 years ago

Muito interessante, Rubens.

Uday
Uday 2 years ago

amazing!
great series

WOW!! Fantastic

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 2 years ago

Oh my gosh! Photo #4. Almost freaked me out! So amazing! I am shaking my head in disbelief. Fantastic!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 2 years ago

Incredible series Rubens..!

BrandonBlount
BrandonBlount 2 years ago

that is amazing!!!!!!

kmartinolli
kmartinolli 2 years ago

Nice pic!

textless
textless 2 years ago

Completely awesome... I stared at the second photo for ages before I saw the whole spider.

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textless 2 years ago

Completely awesome... I stared at the second photo for ages before I saw the whole spider.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 2 years ago

made me laugh ! - what a creature - fantastic camouflage . You must have some amazing creatures in your part of the world.

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 3 years ago

André, seja bem vindo ao Noah. Agora arruma uma máquina e sai tirando fotos que eu sei que tem muita coisa legal ai para você fotografar. Não se preocupe com o inglês, pode escrever em português se achar mais fácil. Se quiser algumas dicas de máquinas fotográficas eu te ajudo. Abraços !

andre.luiz-santos
andre.luiz-santos 3 years ago

Very loko, easy to camouflage had never seen an animal at all!

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 3 years ago

Thank you Craig, it's really very different and cool !

craigwilliams
craigwilliams 3 years ago

Jumps straight to the top of the coolest spider in the world for me, amongst some very strong competition! Thank you!!

anita.luciano
anita.luciano 3 years ago

Am I the only one here who thinks this looks a lot like some character from the Muppet Show (when seen in profile)? :-)

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 3 years ago

Thanks Raul !

Incredable spider, I never seen such camuflage, looks like a hermit crab.

Caçapava, SP, Brazil

Lat: -23.15, Long: -45.73

Spotted on Aug 25, 2011
Submitted on Aug 25, 2011

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