A Bird Dropping Crab Spider (Phrynarachne decipiens) lies in wait on a silken pad it has made to resemble the stain of bird excrement. The remains of two unfortunate flies, victims of the spider's clever deception, lie nearby. Sarawak, Malaysia (Borneo).
- © Chien C. Lee
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Arachnida, Araneae, Araneomorphae, Borneo, East Malaysia, Entelegynae, Malaysia, Sarawak, Southeast Asia, Thomisidae, Thomisoidea, aggressive mimicry, animal, arachnid, arthropod, camouflage, crab spider, crypsis, cryptic, dung, fauna, invertebrate, masquerade, mimesis, mimic, mimicry, scat, spider, tropical
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- Mimicry, Borneo, Other Invertebrates