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Cyclocosmia truncata

Believe it or not, this is a spider butt. Looking like its body was sliced off and made into a sealing-wax stamp, Cyclocosmia truncata, the Ravine Trap Door Spider, actually uses its rear to seal off its burrow from potential predators.

Poecilotheria ornata, Fringed Ornamental tarantula.

adorable spiders: Poecilotheria ornata, Fringed Ornamental tarantula image source- this spider looks like jewelry !

Wolf Spider carrying her young. From Jacobo Martin on Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/51708886@N03/6355533401/

Wolf Spider carrying her young. The egg sacs are attached to her spinnerets, which produce silk.

green fanged black jumping spider. This spider was on a ladie's car next to me. Of course she freaked when I said it was there.

Why Do They Gots To Be So Ugly? Part 2

green fanged black jumping spider--wow check out those iridescent green fangs and the smiley face on his back!


Intimate portraits of surprisingly expressive insects - Lost At E Minor: For creative people