Caption: Crab spider head (Misumena vatia). Also known as the goldenrod spider. This spider's abdomen can gradually change to the color of the flower upon which it sits. It captures flies and bees 2 to 3 times its size.
Magnification*: x12
Type: SEM
Copyright 1995 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 8961A,anterior cephalothorax,arachnid,arachnids,chelicera,chelicerae,crab spider,eye,goldenrod,head,Misumena vatia,mouth,mouthpart,ocelli,ocellus,seta,setae,SEM