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Ernesto Bautista - Masses [Masas], 2009
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African Red Trapdoor Spider (Ctenolophus sp.),
family Idiopidae, Southern Africa
Like most of the spiders in this family, they build tunnels in which to live and from which they ambush prey. Many species construct “trap doors” at the entrance, constructed of silk, dirt and debris.
(photo: Matt Reinbold)