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Green lynx spider

Peucetia viridans

Description:

Female green lynx spider guarding egg sack.

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4 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 11 years ago

Great shot! I love these guys!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 11 years ago

Nice macro work..!!

mitchh
mitchh 11 years ago

According to whatsthatbug.com, "Green Lynx Spiders may produce multiple broods, but even under ideal conditions, it would be highly unusual for a female to live through a second season."

Saint Shrike
Saint Shrike 11 years ago

Yay, now I know what my big green spider is... was... they only live a year right?

mitchh
Spotted by
mitchh

Los Angeles, California, USA

Spotted on Oct 7, 2006
Submitted on Feb 27, 2011

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