Mecaphesa

Picture ID 57988

Picture of Mecaphesa - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

Can anyone help ID this spidy, it is smaller than a dime.
It likes to hang around on wadilia (yellow) flowers.

  • Submitted by: 
    La_Maripoza
  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2019
  • Photographed: Apr 23, 2019
  • Spider: Mecaphesa
  • Location: Laredo, Texas, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Low foliage (shrubs, herbs, garden, excluding flowers)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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Hi, this is a Crab Spider (Thomisidae, Mecaphesa sp.). 🙂

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Picture of Mecaphesa spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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