Jaak Põder - Patient


This ambush hunter sits patiently on dandelion and waits for a visiting insect. It usually selects yellow or white blossom, and depending on the colour of the blossom also chooses it’s own colour. It takes a lot longer for the spider to turn yellow than to turn (back) white.

Location: Estonia

Tags: flower spider, goldenrod crab spider, jaak poder, krabiämblik, misumena vatia, Thomisidae

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