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Crab Spider

Thomisus sp.


white withe red eyes the size of a dime


currently hanging out in the pipe


I believe this guy maybe lacking pigment but im not sure

1 Species ID Suggestions

Crab Spider
Thomisus sp.

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kyrontf 8 years ago

It is a crab spider in family Thomisidae. My guess would be Misumessus oblongus, but I don't know crab spiders very well.

Daacwen 8 years ago

Thank you for the website its hard to tell if its a running crab spider or the other the coloration is throwing me off

sarahaw1981 8 years ago

I was thinking Crab Spider also, can't say what one exactly. Sorry.

Telse 8 years ago

I think it maybe a crab spider.

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Franklin, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jan 8, 2013
Submitted on Jan 8, 2013

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