Ladybug Mimic Spider

In evolutionary biology, mimicry is the similarity of one species to another which protects one or both. This similarity can be in appearance, behaviour, sound, scent and even location, with the mimics found in similar places to their models.

For example, take a closer look at this cute ladybug and you’d be surprised to find that it’s actually a spider.

More pictures here.

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2 Responses to “Ladybug Mimic Spider”

  1. thalassa Says:

    Reblogged this on Chronicles of a Modern Victorian Naturalist and commented:
    This is just totally awesome!

    (and I need to get back over here and start blogging again, lol)

  2. chanellontoc Says:

    Reblogged this on ChanelinHLBiology and commented:
    Pretty Cool Stuff!

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