- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Philodromidae
- Genus: Thanatus
- Species: Thanatus vulgaris
Other Common Names
Running Crab Spider, Cricket Thief Spider
There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Thanatus vulgaris (Running Crab Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on August 31, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Thanatus vulgaris sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 50% of the time, Thanatus vulgaris spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
- Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Thanatus vulgaris has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
- Outdoors: High foliage (1). Forest (1).
Location and Range
Thanatus vulgaris (Running Crab Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United Kingdom.
Thanatus vulgaris has been primarily sighted during the month of January.
- January: 1
- August: 1