Spider Vs Bee

Published 8 Feb 2018, 15:39 GMT
Spider Vs. Bee

This jumping spider has eight eyes that gives it a unique trait–it provides nearly 360 degree vision.

This means the spider can direct its attacking leaps with great precision, which should be a warning to any potential prey entering the spider's domain. Watch how the jumping spider uses its vision to launch an attack on a bee.   

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Watch how the world's biggest spider immobilizes its prey – and keeps predators at bay

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