Picture ID 156252

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

Not sure what it is, but it has a unique red color with black chelicerae.

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  • Submitted: May 13, 2022
  • Photographed: May 12, 2022
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Indiana, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Low foliage (shrubs, herbs, garden, excluding flowers)
  • Found in web?: No
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The black chelicerae are actually the pedipalps of the spider. This appears to be a male Hypsosinga rubens. https://bugguide.net/node/view/1576434


Thanks Little Sling! We only have two filed photos of this species on our site, it will be great when we can file more photos.


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