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Lurking in the Orchid Cactus

A jumping spider on an orchid cactus, Epiphyllum. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

It's Veterans' Day, but to jumping spiders, it's just another day--another day to ambush unsuspecting prey. We spotted this jumping spider on an orchid cactus, Epiphyllum (Greek for "upon the leaf"). It was catching a little morning sun and poised for...

Posted on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 8:23 PM
 
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