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Giant spider eating a bird caught on camera

Giant spider eating a bird caught on camera

By Bonnie Malkin in Sydney

Photographs of a giant spider eating a bird in an Australian garden have stunned wildlife experts. Another spider eats a bird Mouse bites snake to death Film of a hug from a lion The pictures show the spider with its long black legs wrapped around the body of a dead bird suspended in its web. The startling images were reportedly taken in Atheron, close to Queensland’s tropical north. Despite their unlikely subject matter, the pictures appear to be real. Joel Shakespeare, head spider keeper at the Australian Reptile Park, said the spider was a Golden Orb Weaver. “Normally they prey on large insects… it’s unusual to see one eating a bird,” he told ninemsn.com.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/3353693/Giant-spider-eating-a-bird-caught-on-camera.html

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