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Crab Spider & Red-brown Longhorn Beetle

Misumena vatia & Stictoleptura rubra

Description:

Crab spider hunting longhorn beetles. The spider caught one and the others seemed to be around in distress as if they were trying to help their mate.

Habitat:

Fondry Des Chiens, Nismes, Viroinval, Belgium.

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2 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 3 years ago

Hahahahaaaa, Neil, that's right!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 3 years ago

Great spotting, Marta. Obviously fear doesn't work the same way with beetles as it does with humans. If my little mate was getting chomped by a massive spider, you wouldn't find me within light years of this location.

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Wallonie, Belgium

Spotted on Jun 9, 2016
Submitted on Jul 23, 2017

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