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? Misumessus oblongus or Misumena vatia ? - female

? Misumessus oblongus or Misumena vatia ? - Female
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
June 26, 2012
Not a great image, I know. I'm leaning toward Misumessus oblongus, but don't know for sure how to tell the difference between Misumessus and Misumena. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks!

Moved from Crab Spiders.
Thanks, Joe :)

possible Misumessus
Agreed. Let's move this to the "possible Misumessus" taxon. I expect to get more definitive about Misumessus, Misumena, and Misumenoides as I examine specimens over the winter.

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