Sunday, June 2, 2024

June 2, 2024

I am an Eastern Harvestman
I'm an arachnid, but a spider I'm not.
When I am threatened I can release a bad smell
It's not venom, but it's all that I got.

Location: The Nature Conservancy Apalachicola Bluffs and Ravines Preserve (Garden of Eden trail)


Photo and text © 2024 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

If you are reading and enjoying this blog, please consider supporting me on Patreon at, or purchase my current book, The Rhyming Guide to Florida Spiders (details at Thank you for being a reader and friend of Dee at 8 A.M.

No comments: