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Species Tibellus oblongus

Spider - Tibellus oblongus running crab spider on Ceanothus - Tibellus oblongus Adult Male - Tibellus oblongus - male Adult male - Tibellus oblongus - male Nursey or Grass Spider - Tibellus oblongus small spider - Tibellus oblongus T. oblongus male - Tibellus oblongus - male Spider  - Tibellus oblongus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Philodromidae (Running Crab Spiders)
Genus Tibellus (Slender Crab Spiders)
Species oblongus (Tibellus oblongus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes


According to Rod Crawford, this is the only species of Tibellus found in the western portion of Washington state. [See comment here.]