Unidentified

Picture ID 25890

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

I believe this is a golden crab spider. Pictured on a calendula flower.

  • Submitted by: 
    Skstrawberry
  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2018
  • Photographed: Jul 21, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Edam, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Spotted Outdoors: On Flower
  • Found in web?: No
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Manythings
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I have seen these as well In Alberta. I think they are crab spiders too… I want to say goldenrod?

TangledWeb
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Yes, you’re right. They prey on pollinators and any other insects that visit a flower. They blend in incredibly well.