Waiting

A crab spider (a Misumena species) on the underside of a Black-eyed Susan:

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The spider was waiting to pounce on a bee, and I was waiting for the spider to crawl to the upper side of the flower. After a while, I stopped waiting, and decided this image would be more interesting.

5 thoughts on “Waiting

  1. Spiders’ legs are often adorned with prominent hairs; here you swapped them out for the hairs on the black-eyed Susan. The spider was probably already yellow, with the light reflected from the yellow ray floret reinforcing the color.

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