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Family Thomisidae

Family Thomisidae - These spiders resemble crabs in the way their legs are positioned. Instead of using a web, they wait in flowers then capture prey directly.
 
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whitebanded crab spider Misumenoides formosipes (female) © Hank Guarisco
 
 
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crab spider Misumessus oblongus (male) © Hank Guarisco