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Whitebanded Crab Spider

Misumenoides formosipes

Description:

Whitebanded Crab Spider. Tiny Crab spider on a magenta flower. It was so small that all I could see was the black legs.

Habitat:

Flowering plant in arid place.

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4 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Thank you Cindy for the ID and the link. I think you are correct.

Nice on Luis! My first thought was a male Misumenoides formosipes but it's tough to see the markings on the face. Take a look at this toward the bottom: http://bugguide.net/node/view/6591

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Thank you Gilma

Beautiful!! Fantastic picture, LuisStevens.

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

Spotted on Aug 31, 2014
Submitted on Sep 4, 2014

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