Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#521743
Ground Crab Spider and Prey - Xysticus

Ground Crab Spider and Prey - Xysticus
Radford, Virginia, USA
May 28, 2011
I'd like an ID for the spider and its prey, please.

Images of this individual: tag all
Ground Crab Spider and Prey - Xysticus Ground Crab Spider and Prey - Xysticus

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Prey
Maybe Striped Cucumber Beetle


 
Yes,
Yurika, I think that may be correct. Thanks.

Crab Spider, Thomisidae
genus Xysticus

 
Thanks,
I thought that this one looked very much like another on a fence nearby that was identified as Xysticus.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.