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Genus Diaea

Misumenops? - Diaea livens - female Misumenops male? - Diaea livens - male Misumenops male? - Diaea livens - male Small male - Diaea livens - male the most beautiful crab spider in California (Schick 1965) - Diaea livens - male Green Crab Spider - Diaea livens Green Crab Spider - Diaea livens - male - female Diaea livens - dorsal - Diaea livens - female
Classification
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 Diaea
Numbers
The two species in the US are livens and seminola.
Range
livens - found in CA
seminola - USA (specific range not known by BugGuide at this time. Gertsch(1) only lists a type specimen from Florida)
Internet References
(1) www.jorgenlissner.dk/Thomisidae.aspx - Description of genus.
Works Cited
1.A revision of the typical crab spiders (Misumeninae) of America north of Mexico
Willis J. Gertsch. 1939. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 76: 277-442.