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Theridion grallator, the 'Happy Face' spider of Hawaii. Happy Face or Sad face I can't stand spiders--they creep me out big time. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Butterflies, Spiders And Snakes, Real Spiders, Cool Bugs, Bizarre

Meet the Happy Face spider, the insect that will make even arachnophobics smile

This tiny creature may only be a few millimetres long, but he has a smile as big as his abdomen. Nicknamed 'Happy Face', this beautiful image was taken on the island of Maui in Hawaii where the animals inhabit.

A casual (Lichen) Huntsman Spider (Pandercetes sp. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Weird Insects, Weird Creatures, All Gods Creatures, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful

These Are the Most Exquisitely Weird Spiders You Will Ever See

These are the most beautiful and strange spiders you will ever see.

 I don't know what that means but I think that i… szarvasbogár vliegend hert. I don't know what that means but I think that is a Stag Horn beetle. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Macro Fotografie, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Beetle Insect, Photo Animaliere

szarvasbogár vliegend hert. I don't know what that means but I think that is a Stag Horn beetle.

globe-eyed weevil Most insects are beetles (Coleoptera), and most beetles are weevils (Curculionidae). Macro Fotografie, Fotografia Macro, Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Micro Photography, Insect Photography, Cool Bugs

Globe-eyed weevil at 20x (focus stack)

Lignyodes suturatus (ID: Attila Podlussány) Focus stack of a 3,5mm long dead weevil (found in my car). 130 shots were taken with the Nikon BD Plan 20x microscope objective at nominal 20x magnification, then stacked in Zerene Stacker (PMax). View larger!

Painted Tiger Moth (Arachnis picta) photographe by Ty Fitzmorris at Oak Creek, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Majestic Animals, Beautiful Bugs, Beautiful Butterflies, Art Papillon

Gorgeous Moth - Arachnis picta

An online resource devoted to North American insects, spiders and their kin, offering identification, images, and information.

This spun glass moth caterpillar is strange but beautiful. The spun glass moth caterpillar may look decorative, but it's dangerous. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Butterflies, Beautiful Swan, Beautiful Pictures, All Gods Creatures, Sea Creatures

The soul is bone

The Spun Glass Slug Moth(Isochaetes beutenmuelleri) is a moth of the Limacodidae family. It is found from New York to Florida and west to Colorado and Texas. Photo credit: Igor Siwanowicz

Micrathena gracilis is a spider in the family Araneidae (orb-weavers), commonly known as the Spined Micrathena. This spider spins a moderately large (can be 30 cm in) or more across), very. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Weird Insects, Reptiles, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Spiders And Snakes, Rare Animals, Strange Animals

Spined micrathena (female)

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The Dead Leaf Mantis, Deroplatys Truncata, is a common name given to various species of Praying Mantis that mimic dead leaves. It is most often used in reference to species within genus Deroplatys because of their popularity as exotic pets. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Weird Creatures, All Gods Creatures, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cool Bugs

Dead Leaf Mantis - Deroplatys desiccata

Here you can read all about keeping a Dead Leaf Mantis, Deroplatys desiccata, as a pet. Housing, feeding, temperature and much more accompanied by pictures.

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