Sunday, May 21, 2006
Death in the dandelions
After I took what I thought might be an arty photo of a back-lit dandelion clock, I discovered a small drama.
A crab spider, Misumena vatia, had captured a solitary bee (possibly a Halictus species) and was enjoying the meal. I did not notice this struggle at all when I took the picture: it only emerged Antonioni-like after downloading.