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					Crab Spiders

 Looks Like
 Where Lives
    Web
   Babies
  Enemies
              Looks Like

Crab spiders are called that because they look
 and walk sideways like a crab. They have 8
 legs. The female is 0.5 inches long and the
 male one-third inch long.Crab spiders can
 be many different colours.They are the
 same colour as their surrounding.
              Where Lives
• Crab spiders live by flowers. They also live
  by stems and leaves of plants.Crab spiders
  live in North America and Europe.
                   Webs
• A crab spider does not spin a web. It hides
  behind flowers and grabs its prey. The
  spider then pumps poison into the victim’s
  body.Then the spider eats it.
                  Babies
• Crab spiders lay their eggs in early summer.
  The female lays the eggs in a silken
  saucer.Then she covers the saucer with silk
  to make a cocoon. She puts the cocoon
  between leaves lying on the ground.
                Enemies
• Crab spider’s enemies are small
  mammals,birds,reptiles,amphibians,beetles,
  ants,and wasps.
       Something Interesting
• Crab spiders are very lazy just like me.

				
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