Abundant large harvestmen, metallic green/gold carapace, whitish ventral side; single horn/spine jutting out from dorsal surface. Yellowish palps, black legs, found arboreally on tree trunks as well as on vegetation near the ground.
brownish body and pale bases to the legs.
Opiliones (formerly Phalangida) are an order of arachnids commonly known as harvestmen. As of December 2011, over 6,500 species of harvestmen have been discovered worldwide, although the real number of extant species may exceed 10,000. The order Opiliones includes four suborders: Cyphophthalmi, Eupnoi, Dyspnoi, and Laniatores, and representatives of each can be found on every continent except Antarctica (with the exception of Dyspnoi, which is restricted to North America and Eurasia). Well-preserved fossils have been found...