Xysticus
(Ground Crab Spiders)

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Picture of Xysticus (Ground Crab Spiders) - Dorsal

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it is the size of a pencil eraser,beige in color with black markings on the back of its abdomen,haS 3 DOTS IN THE SHAPE OF A TRIANGLE ON TH BOTTOM OF ITS ABDOMEN

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Hi, this is a Ground Crab Spider in the genus Xysticus (family Thomisidae aka Crab Spiders). There are currently 294 described species in this genus of which ~67 can be found in North America. Sources for information:
https://wsc.nmbe.ch/specieslist/3750
https://bugguide.net/node/view/6750

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