Whitebanded Crab Spider
Unexpectedly this whitebanded crab spider popped out of this buckthorn cholla cactus flower as I was photographing it in Southern Arizona's Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument on the US-Mexico border. These tiny spiders can take down surprisingly big prey - much bigger than themselves, and this one was clearly well-fed. Bees were everywhere!
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- Contained in galleries