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Tree-Stump Spider

Poltys columnaris


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 2 years ago

What text you are talking about ?

venusflytrap2000 2 years ago


PhilipChen 2 years ago


LaurenZarate 2 years ago

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

EJ 2 years ago

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

LaurenZarate 3 years ago

That is incredible and amazing. Very cool.

rubens.luciano 3 years ago

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

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Muito interessante, Rubens.

Uday 3 years ago

great series

WOW!! Fantastic

CarolSnowMilne 3 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 3 years ago

Incredible series Rubens..!

BrandonBlount 3 years ago

that is amazing!!!!!!

kmartinolli 3 years ago

Nice pic!

textless 4 years ago

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

textless 4 years ago

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

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 4 years ago

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

rubens.luciano 4 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 4 years ago

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

rubens.luciano 4 years ago

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

craigwilliams 4 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 4 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 4 years ago

Thanks Raul !

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

SP, Brazil

Lat: -23.15, Long: -45.73

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

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