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crab spider - Xysticus elegans - female

crab spider - Xysticus elegans - Female
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
May 27, 2012
Size: 8.5mm

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crab spider - Xysticus elegans - female crab spider - Xysticus elegans - female

Moved
Moved from Ground Crab Spiders.
Thanks Kevin. That pattern and good size should make it easy to identify these spiders in the future.

Xysticus elegans
X. elegans -- nice specimen; big beautiful spiders. The females seem to characteristically have this typical striking dorsal pattern and a sort of "sandy" appearance ventrally; and then the big open atrium.

Record: kmp-10100

-Kevin

Moved
Moved from Crab Spiders.

Yes,
Xysticus, but we don't know which one

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