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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

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Observer

sunnetchan

Date

May 24, 2016 01:30 PM HKT

Description

線紋貓蛛 (Oxyopes lineatipes)

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

May 24, 2016

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

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sandino_guerrero

Date

August 25, 2015

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exonie

Date

May 20, 2016 01:29 PM EEST

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What

Striped Lynx Spider Oxyopes salticus

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kbeza31979

Date

May 22, 2016

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

May 12, 2016

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

santillanaale

Date

May 21, 2016 04:40 PM CDT

Description

Climbing tree, about 5m from creek. Urban park.

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

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paul56

Date

May 21, 2016 04:18 AM MDT

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

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michaelwall

Date

May 21, 2016 09:56 AM PDT

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

May 21, 2016 10:57 AM ADT

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What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

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fridacipres

Date

May 19, 2016 08:58 AM CDT

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dennis-mada

Date

February 20, 2016 06:07 PM EAT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Lynx spider

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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.

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