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Crab Spider - Bassaniana versicolor - male

Crab Spider - Bassaniana versicolor - Male
Gates, Gates County, North Carolina, USA
March 3, 2010
Size: 6mm
Bassaniana? Found resting on ceiling - not cooperative for "studio" shots. He was attempting to stalk an Indian Meal Moth (Plodia interpunctella) - not successful. Always interesting to see an ambush hunter attempt stalking. Poor guy must have been quite hungry ...

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Yes, Bassaniana
and from North Carolina, with all the mottling, much white on the abdomen, it should be versicolor. See what you think.

 
Another vote for ...
I will offer up my non-expert vote for B. versicolor, but will await further expert confirmation. Thanks.

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