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Species Misumessus lappi

Red-Spotted Green - dorsal - Misumessus lappi - male Red-Spotted Green - back angle - Misumessus lappi - male Red-Spotted Green - ventral - Misumessus lappi - male Red-Spotted Green - retrolateral palp - Misumessus lappi - male Red-Spotted Green - penultimate post-fly dorsal - Misumessus lappi - male Green Beauty - dorsal - Misumessus lappi - female Green Beauty - side - Misumessus lappi - female Green Beauty - dorsal carapace - Misumessus lappi - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Thomisidae (Crab Spiders)
Genus Misumessus
Species lappi (Misumessus lappi)
Explanation of Names
Misumessus lappi Edward’s, 2017
"This species is named in honor of Joseph T. Lapp of Austin, Texas, who first recognized specimens he collected as a new species, and who provided various types of logistical assistance as well as many of the images used in this revision."(1)
Female: 6.23-7.86mm
Male: 3.29-4.15mm(1)
TX, CO - Map (GBIF)
Works Cited
1.Revision of Misumessus (Thomisidae: Thomisinae: Misumenini), with observations on crab spider terminology.
Edwards, G. B. . 2017. Journal of Arachnology 45(3): 296-323.