Peru 2014: Tamshiyacu-Tahuayo Reserve - Lynx Spider and wasp in a deadly embrace - the spider has won this round. The third player in this little drama is a kleptoparasitic Freeloader or Jackal Fly. These flies hang around predatory invertebrates, getting a free meal by sucking juices from the victim.
Lynx Spider (Oxyopidae: Oxyopes sp.; possibly O. incertus)
Wasp (Vespidae: Polistinae: possibly Polybia sp.)
Freeloader Fly (Milichiidae)