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Lynx Spider

Oxyopes gratus

Description:

Small spider, around 1.2 cm

Habitat:

It was on the fence and there was no web around


1 species ID suggestions

Lynx Spider
Oxyopidae sp.

4 Comments

CataAna
CataAna a year ago

Thank you ChunXingWong

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong a year ago

My ID suggestion - Oxyopes gratus.

CataAna
CataAna 2 years ago

Thank you for the ID DigantaGogoi. No wonder there was no web, their 'legs, augmented by the spines, seem to be used as a sort of catching-basket in trapping flying insects' according to Wiki.

DigantaGogoi
DigantaGogoi 2 years ago

Lynx Spider

Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Lat: -35.24, Long: 149.05

Spotted on Dec 27, 2011
Submitted on Dec 27, 2011

Spotted for mission

Reference

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