Comments & ID Thoughts
Are they venomous? What are they attracted to ? Are the common in Louisiana ?
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- Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
- Photographed: Apr 3, 2018
- Spider: Xysticus (Ground Crab Spiders)
- Location: Baton Rouge , Louisiana, United States
- Spotted Indoors: Other
- Found in web?: No
- Attributes: Dorsal
Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This is a Crab Spider (Thomisidae), looks like something in the genus Xysticus:
Like most spiders they have venom but are not considered to be of medical concern. Everyone’s immune system is different though. It’s not anything to worry over.