Peucetia

Picture ID 87397

Picture of Peucetia

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Peucetia viridans
(Green Lynx Spider)

I see some differences between my picture and the ones already on the site, but is the closest I found.

  • Submitted by: 
    Szewicz
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2019
  • Photographed: Sep 22, 2019
  • Spider: Peucetia
  • Location: Naucalpan de Juárez, Mexico
  • Spotted Outdoors: On Flower,Low foliage (shrubs, herbs, garden, excluding flowers)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes:
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TangledWeb

She might be Peucetia longipalps, a less-often reported spider. She changed colors to match the flower. Her legs are actually light purple in some of the segments. She seems to lack the reflective chevron markings on the abdomen that Peucetia viridans has.

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