Flower Crab Spider

Nature in Maynard

Chris Renna recorded this video of nature at the Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, including banded net-winged beetles, gray tree frogs, a spring peeper, and a flower crab spider.

Crab Spider Eating a Bee in Sudbury

July 24, 2013

A flower crab spider eating a bee in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
A flower crab spider eating a bee in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
Dawn Dentzer photographed a flower crab spider eating a bee in Sudbury.

Flower Crab Spider in Sudbury

June 19, 2013

A flower crab spider in Sudbury, photographed by Dawn Dentzer.
Dawn Dentzer photographed this flower crab spider in Sudbury. The spider is able to change its color from the white variation seen here, to a bright yellow when hunting on goldenrod.