In Death’s Embrace

Goldenrod Spider (Misumena vatia)

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A sweat bee snared by a Goldenrod Spider (Misumena vatia). June 2019, rear garden, Staffordshire, England. © Pete Hillman.

24 thoughts on “In Death’s Embrace

    1. This drama playing out was photographed on a rose in my garden, the spider so well camouflaged the bee must have thought the rose was trying to eat it! Thank you Diana 🙂


    1. Thank you David. What started out as what first appeared to be a bee turned into something even more interesting.


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