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White-banded crab spider

Misumenoides formosipes


This species is a sit-and-wait predator that captures pollinators as they visit the inflorescences on which the spider sits. The spider has strong front legs which are used to seize prey.


Mason Farm Biological Reserve

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Maria dB
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Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Sep 17, 2014
Submitted on Sep 20, 2014

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