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Lichen Huntsman Spider
Pandercetes sp.

Location

Singapore

Date

05/06/2021

Description

Huntsman Spiders are members of Sparassidae. Being ambush predators, they rely heavily on camouflage to hide from predators as well as to hunt unsuspecting prey. By sensing vibrations in the ground and the air, these spiders strike with lightning-fast reflexes and accuracy.

Photo Link

https://www.instagram.com/p/CPvT9H0AosK/

Learn More

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandercetes_gracilis#:~:text=Pandercetes%20gracilis%2C%20also%20called%20the,fixed%20at%20its%20previous%20molt
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