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Brownish black spider about 6 to 10 inches across, body was diamond-shaped


Trees and bushes

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ArianaGarza 9 years ago

I think it is a reflection, so you would say it is a crab spider? I didn't dare get closer that thing was huge!!

MartinL 9 years ago

This is what I would call a huntsman spider. They are flattened with all retrodrade legs (all knees point backwards). They belong to the group of crab spiders (and that is their 'correct' name.)
Is the green dot a reflection of its eight eyes?

Hugo Contreras
Hugo Contreras 9 years ago

Esta fant√°stica y fantasmal

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Brownsville, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 17, 2012
Submitted on May 17, 2012

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