Xysticus
(Ground Crab Spiders)

Picture ID 62240

Picture of Xysticus (Ground Crab Spiders) - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

This is in the Pisgah Forest in NC. Anyone

Please Login to comment
2 Comment threads
1 Thread replies
3 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
3 Comment authors
ItsyBitsyAdeleCouchbearden19 Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
ItsyBitsy
Moderator

This is a Crab Spider (Thomisidae) in the genus Xysticus. Not anything to worry over. Like most spiders they have venom but are unlikely to bite except in self defense and are not considered to be of medical significance.

Additional Pictures