Goldenrod Crab Spider Sightings

Order: Araneae Family: Thomisidae Genus: Misumena Species: Misumena vatia

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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 4959
Location: Seaforth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Sighted: 2017-07-19 #Seen: 1
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Seaforth, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 4947
Date Sighted: 2017-06-25 #Seen: 2
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Spryfield, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 4946
Date Sighted: 2017-06-18 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Spryfield, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description: McIntosh Trail
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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 4312
Date Sighted: 2015-08-30 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 3208
Date Sighted: 2013-08-31 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Windsor Junction, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description:
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Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 2777
Date Sighted: 2013-06-15 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Cole Harbour Heritage trail, meadow.
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Common Name: Goldenrod Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 1447
Date Sighted: 2012-08-17 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Spider in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Cole Harbour Heritage Trail
Comment : Body about half a centimeter long.


 
Common Name: Goldenrod Crab Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 2189
Date Sighted: 2012-07-15 #Seen: 5
User#: dreierj
View full size photo of Goldenrod Crab Spider in Near Onalaska, Lewis Co., WA, USASite Description: Common on daisies
Comment : Female in photo


 
Common Name: Goldenrod Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 665
Date Sighted: 2011-07-29 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Spider in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Trail next to Papermill Lake, commonly found in Queen anne's Lace flower.
Comment : Can handle fly's of the same size, big appetitie.


 
Common Name: Goldenrod Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 353
Date Sighted: 2010-09-07 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Spider in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Forested along Minister Trail in Hammonds Plains, near Cox's Lake. Small meadow opening in forest was were I saw this spider.
Comment : Also called Goldenrod Crab Spider. this one was About 8mm long so its probably a femaile, the males are smaller <5mm. Didn't see the characteristic pink stripe on this one?


 
Common Name: Goldenrod Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 309
Date Sighted: 2010-08-03 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Spider in Windsor Junction, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small forest and bog
Comment : Saw it on top of Queen Anne's Lace flower, about 1.5 cm wide. Yellow with pink stripes, crab shape


 
Common Name: Goldenrod Spider
Species: Misumena vatia
Record#: 126
Date Sighted: 2009-07-17 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Goldenrod Spider in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: garden front lawn
Comment : also called crab spider. found it on flower. having a big supper in the photo !