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  • German
    • Scharfaugenspinnen
    • Luchsspinnen
  • Scientific Names
    • Oxyopidae
  • English
    • Lynx Spiders
  • Spanish
    • Arañas linces
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 貓蛛科

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

angeldaniel

Date

September 24, 2016 03:59 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 11, 2016

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What

Striped Lynx Spider Oxyopes salticus

Observer

davidjb

Date

September 23, 2016 05:00 PM CDT

Description

Striped Lynx Spider, Male, 5mm TBL, Sweep

Photos / Sounds

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What

Striped Lynx Spider Oxyopes salticus

Observer

davidjb

Date

September 23, 2016 05:00 PM CDT

Description

Striped Lynx Spider, Female, 5mm TBL, Sweep

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Observer

erickcarmona

Date

September 28, 2016 02:08 PM EDT

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

seeds_unt

Date

May 28, 2016 10:11 AM CDT

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

seeds_unt

Date

May 28, 2016 10:10 AM CDT

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

vctor6

Date

September 27, 2016 11:06 PM CDT

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

lazarus

Date

August 20, 2016 10:07 AM PDT

Description

Native to California.

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

kevinemetcalf

Date

September 20, 2007

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

kimssight

Date

September 27, 2016 03:14 PM PDT

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

psandcs

Date

August 12, 2016 08:51 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Lynx spider is the common name for any member of the family Oxyopidae. Most species make little use of webs, instead spending their lives as hunting spiders on plants. Many species frequent flowers in particular, ambushing pollinators, much as crab spiders do. They tend to tolerate members of their own species more than most spiders do, and at least one species has been identified as exhibiting social behaviour.

No range data available.
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