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Bee falls to Crab....


Posted by Darren5907 on Wed Aug 03, 2022 8:59 am

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Haven't been shooting much, but took some tentative shots of this crab spider / bee predation scene with my mobile phone.
shoot info not available.
Hope to shoot more.
Hope the view is enjoyable and comments welcomed.

https://flic.kr/p/2nC7nnipd-crab-bee-NS by Darren, on Flickr

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by Craig Lipski on Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:09 am
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And the fly on the bee! Great capture.
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by Kopecni on Wed Aug 03, 2022 10:40 am
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Nice and sharp
 

by david fletcher on Wed Aug 03, 2022 12:38 pm
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Wow... Talk of a traffic jam. Wonderful sighting Darren.
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Aug 03, 2022 3:16 pm
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Amazing shot with your mobile phone Darren! The detail is stunning.

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by Tom Whelan on Wed Aug 03, 2022 9:03 pm
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Doesn't look tentative to me - super detail of predator, prey, and attending fly. I've seen smaller flies do this on crab spider prey.
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by Cynthia Crawford on Sat Aug 06, 2022 8:25 am
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Terrific shot-no excuses needed for the phone. :). Amazing pile-up of crag, bee and fly.
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by Darren5907 on Sun Sep 11, 2022 1:21 pm
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Thanks all for the kind comments. :)
 

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