Thomisidae
(Crab Spiders)

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Picture of Thomisidae (Crab Spiders)

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Saw this the other day and I’m m i l d l y horrified. I’ve been looking everywhere, but cant find the name! Anyone got an idea?

  • Submitted by: 
    AustralianHorrors
  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2019
  • Photographed: Dec 25, 2018
  • Spider: Thomisidae (Crab Spiders)
  • Location: Australia
  • Spotted Outdoors: Ground layer (leaf litter, dirt, grass, etc),Open field, pasture, prairie, grassland
  • Found in web?: No
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Hi, I’m not familiar enough with the species in your region to suggest a genus without researching, but the family should be Thomisidae – this looks like some sort of Flower Crab Spider.

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