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small spider - Pisaurina mira

small spider - Pisaurina mira
Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, New York, USA
July 16, 2008
Pretty small golden spider with blue iridescence. Found on Zinnia.

other view
Do you have a better view of the eyes?

other view
No, unfortunately not, this little spider was way inside a thick stand of zinnias that I did not want to trample.
I think I have some pictures of what looks like the same spider, but might be he same individual.
Seemed to like the Zinnias.

Lynette, eyes
This image isn't great, but I'm quite sure it is the same type of spider, shows the eyes a little better.

I'll try to find another photo but it may take awhile.

Thanks Lynette.

small nursery web spider?
Compare with

problem with these is that the eye arrangement and body is very similar with wolf spider - Pirata sp.

I did not recognize it. I think mine might be younger, like these:

and we do have a lot of these adults here.

Thanks, Lynette, for the help.

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