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Lynx Spider (Male)

Oxyopes sp.

Description:

This was a male lynx spider with size around 1cm. There was a black patch on its eye region. Three vertical white lines start from the black patch on its head and go upto its abdomen. The abdomen is longer than wide. Yellow colored abdomen with a white region in between. There was irregular black dots on its abdomen. one black line and white line are present on both of its sides.

Habitat:

Small plants and shrubs.

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16 Comments

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Thank you Uday & Bhargav..!

Uday
Uday 8 years ago

incredible!

bhargav.py
bhargav.py 8 years ago

awesome!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Thanks Joshua..!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

My pleasure to share Johan..!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 8 years ago

wow crazy.

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago

Thanks for sharing this!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Thanks for the suggestion Chun..:-) I will do it soon..

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Thank you Mayra & Gylma Barnes-Gilma Jeannette Ospino Ferreira-Norman..:-)

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 8 years ago

Wow, now you have a golden lynx spider too.
Maybe you can create a mission for the Indian Lynx Spiders as well.

Beautiful pictures, beautiful spider. Love when I get to see all the angles of the creatures, thank you for sharing.

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Great macro!!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Thanks Adarsha..:-)

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Nice clicks...

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Yes Gerardo. It is a typical behaviour of the spiders to clean their legs when they are free..!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Wonderful series:)
first photo is fantastic it is cleaning a leg ?

Sumukha Javagal
Spotted by
Sumukha Javagal

Shimoga, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Aug 19, 2012
Submitted on Oct 1, 2012

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