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Species Mecaphesa dubia

Another flower spider - Mecaphesa dubia Adult male ventral palp - Mecaphesa dubia - male Adult male retrolateral palp - Mecaphesa dubia - male M. dubia - dorsal - Mecaphesa dubia - male M. dubia - dorsal - Mecaphesa dubia - male Brown M. dubia - ventral - Mecaphesa dubia - male Patterned M. dubia - penultimate front angle - Mecaphesa dubia - female White M. dubia - adult dorsal - Mecaphesa dubia - 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 Mecaphesa
Species dubia (Mecaphesa dubia)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1880 by Eugen von Keyserling as Misumena dubia
Mecaphesa dubia

immature female


immature male
Internet References
Die Spinnen Amerikas, v.1, p.90    Keyserling's original description of the species