Xysticus
(Ground Crab Spiders)

Picture ID 56613

Picture of Xysticus (Ground Crab Spiders) - Lateral
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BugmanDan

Hi. Sorry I can’t peg this but it is displaying a defensive stance, not a good time to poke a finger at it.

TangledWeb

It may be a crab spider, since you noticed that it walked like a crab. Good point Bugman, about spiders putting their legs up in that posture when they feel threatened. Were all of these photos really taken on one spiderific day? If the calendar function ever glitches on you (it happens), just put in a note of what the date should have been and it can be changed.

ItsyBitsy

Crab Spider (Thomisidae) in the genus Xysticus.

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Picture of Xysticus spp. (Ground Crab Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Xysticus spp. (Ground Crab Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Xysticus spp. (Ground Crab Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge Picture