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Crab Spider

Description:

Female Crab Spider with prey. The male is trying to take advantage of the situation...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Goldenrod Crab Spider
Misumena vatia Misumena vatia ? - Misumena vatia - BugGuide.Net


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20 Comments

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 9 years ago

Rare moment.

DianneFrost
DianneFrost 9 years ago

Awesome spotting and photo!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

Wonderful spotting!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Hi Rick, please can you add the scientific name here too so we can also get this off of the "unknown" list. Thanks!

JamieDorton
JamieDorton 10 years ago

Goldenrod Spider

KarenL
KarenL 10 years ago

Dinner, & a date! :)

courtneyhitson
courtneyhitson 10 years ago

Now that's a "right place, right time" photo! Lovely!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 10 years ago

Utterly amazing!

DesiréeNash
DesiréeNash 10 years ago

excellent photo!

LaurieWinters
LaurieWinters 10 years ago

wow!

textless
textless 10 years ago

Excellent photo - well done!

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 10 years ago

fantastic capture

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 10 years ago

That is SO cool, what a moment to capture! And the white spider is absolutely beautiful :) Great, informative photo

JudyCrawford
JudyCrawford 10 years ago

Great catch. How many times in ones life does an opportunity like this come along. Wow!

Atul
Atul 10 years ago

fantastic pic

DaniKisso
DaniKisso 10 years ago

Wow, that's a great photo

ceherzog
ceherzog 10 years ago

Excellent...I love the drama!

lori.tas
lori.tas 10 years ago

Just like a boy. ;)

GregMasteller
GregMasteller 10 years ago

That is a rare photo. Superb!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Wow...great work to study..!!

RickStockwell
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RickStockwell

Minnesota, USA

Spotted on Aug 24, 2010
Submitted on Aug 24, 2011

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