Xysticus
(Ground Crab Spiders)

Picture ID 96759

Picture of Xysticus (Ground Crab Spiders) - Dorsal

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Found inside by a window. In southeast Ga, by savannah. Currently mid 60s outside and inside.

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Arcticwolf115

Hi there this looks like a giant crab spider :3

BugmanDan

I am thinking this is a running crab spider, Philodromidae family. Not dangerous at all, really a polite house guest. Ones I find indoors don’t seem to stay around long, I figure they find their way back outside.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/1964/bgpage

ItsyBitsy

Ground Crab Spider (Xysticus).

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