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Flower Crab Spider



Tiny spider in the flower head of a garden mum in my urban flower garden.

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Ava T-B
Ava T-B 10 years ago

Nice series.

Wilsons 10 years ago

Awesome! Thanks for the ID!

dungeonmasterShu 10 years ago

it's one of the flower crab spiders ("Misumena sp."), they can (to a limited degree) change colour in much the same way a chameleon does, although the change takes days rather than seconds. i have seen these (South African one's) in a veriety of colours from yellows to whites to purples/pinks and in-betweens.

Wilsons 10 years ago

I agree Johan!

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 10 years ago

It is a crab spider, not sure of the species in your area.

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Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Sep 26, 2012
Submitted on Sep 26, 2012

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