Platyoides
(Scorpion Spiders)

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Picture of Platyoides (Scorpion Spiders) - Dorsal

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Good day,

Was initially looking for someone who could help identify this spider. Its has a Flat black body has a crab like look from the head, and redish/brown legs

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Looks to be a running crab spider, Philodromidae family. They are no threat at all.
A good bug catcher in your home if you can tolerate them.

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Scorpion Spider, cf. Platyoides sp. (Trochanteriidae)

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