Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Thomisus
Family: Thomisidae (Arachnida)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 338
NOTES

A small colourful crab spider with the first two pairs of legs much longer than the others. The carapace has eye tubercles on the anterior lateral corners. Two tubercles are present on the dorsal side of the abdomen. This spider lies in wait for it's prey on veld flowers.


AUTHORITY
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Spider (8 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A yellow spider with two brown stripes along the sides of the carapace
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Crab spider
Spider
Habitat
NOTES: Found on Gazania flowers in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
December
All year



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