Thomisus

Picture ID 8728

Picture of Thomisus - Dorsal

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Collected from my garden. I think the spider belongs to Thomisidae family

  • Submitted by: 
    Lidiyafrancis
  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Photographed: Apr 6, 2018
  • Spider: Thomisus
  • Location: Ernakulam, India
  • Spotted Outdoors: On Flower
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 Yes, this is a Crab Spider (Thomisidae). This looks like something close to Thomisus spectabilis. I see a lot of species in the genus listed for India so it may be that or another similar.

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