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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 7 years ago

Rare moment.

DianneFrost
DianneFrost 7 years ago

Awesome spotting and photo!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 7 years ago

Wonderful spotting!

KarenL
KarenL 7 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 8 years ago

Goldenrod Spider

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Dinner, & a date! :)

courtneyhitson
courtneyhitson 8 years ago

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

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

Utterly amazing!

DesiréeNash
DesiréeNash 8 years ago

excellent photo!

LaurieWinters
LaurieWinters 8 years ago

wow!

textless
textless 8 years ago

Excellent photo - well done!

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 8 years ago

fantastic capture

LauraMaria
LauraMaria 8 years ago

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

JudyCrawford
JudyCrawford 8 years ago

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

Atul
Atul 8 years ago

fantastic pic

DaniKisso
DaniKisso 8 years ago

Wow, that's a great photo

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

Excellent...I love the drama!

lori.tas
lori.tas 8 years ago

Just like a boy. ;)

GregMasteller
GregMasteller 8 years ago

That is a rare photo. Superb!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

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

RickStockwell
Spotted by
RickStockwell

Minnesota, USA

Lat: 44.47, Long: -93.91

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

Spotted for Mission

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