Contact | Blog | Project Noah Facebook | Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Goldenrod Crab Spider

Misumena vatia


Bright yellow or white body with characteristic markings, (depending on background), active hunting spider


Found this Crab Spider lurking in a Dandelion. While observing it it caught this flying ant.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Randy Burns
Randy Burns 7 years ago

Thanks for viewing Gerado, I'm new to this site and have a few shots I will be uploading, Happy Shooting!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Great series :)

Randy Burns
Spotted by
Randy Burns

Alberta, Canada

Lat: 57.18, Long: -111.64

Spotted on May 28, 2012
Submitted on Nov 21, 2012

Related Spottings

Misumena vatia Araña cangrejo (Flower crab spider) Goldenrod Crab Spider Goldenrod Crab Spider

Nearby Spottings

Black Bear Mining Bee Northern Raven Goldenrod Crab Spider