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White-Banded Crab Spider

Misumenoides formosipes

Habitat:

Canal/deciduous habitat.

Notes:

I've posted a lot of crab spiders, but I never get sick of them! I'll try to make this my last one of Misumenoides formosipes......this year:)

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6 Comments

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Hi Jemma! They do have 8 eyes, on this species, there are four up front, two on top, and two off to the sides, but they are all in the same general area.

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Thanks for the comment Marta. I love the varieties of crab spiders that can be found, and most of them are pretty colorful.

Hema
Hema 6 years ago

Do they have only 4 eyes?

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

So pretty! I like her very little eyes :-)

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Thanks for the kind words staccyh:)

staccyh
staccyh 6 years ago

Wow! Beautiful shot, well done!

beaker98
Spotted by
beaker98

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Sep 1, 2013
Submitted on Sep 2, 2013

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