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Spider ID - Misumena vatia

Spider ID - Misumena vatia
Cochrane, Alberta, Canada
August 26, 2014
Can someone please ID this Crab? Spider for me

Moved
Moved from Spiders.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

another possibility is a subadult male
Misumena vatia

maybe that's why we couldn't get the face to fit Misumenoides!

Can't get a clean look at the face,
but looks to be Misumenoides formosipes

 
M.formosipes
If I get lucky enough to see it again, I'll try to get a picture from the front

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