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  • Scientific Names
    • Oxyopidae
  • English
    • Lynx Spiders
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 貓蛛科
  • Spanish
    • Arañas lince

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Recent observations

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What

貓蛛科 Family Oxyopidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

March 3, 2015 01:52 PM HKT

Description

貓蛛科 (Family Oxyopidae)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Arañas linces Genus Peucetia

Observer

francisco3

Date

March 2, 2015 05:55 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

June 2, 2014

Place

Mondello (Google, OSM)

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Observer

cgritz

Date

October 28, 2014

Description

Green lynx spider With prey: Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Photos / Sounds

What

Lynx Spiders Family Oxyopidae

Observer

liesvanrompaey

Date

January 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

September 5, 2008

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

August 21, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

jameswbeck

Date

December 7, 2007

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

eunice_yagayaza

Date

October 1, 2010

Photos / Sounds

What

貓蛛科 Family Oxyopidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

February 4, 2015 01:41 PM HKT

Description

貓蛛科 Lynx Spiders (Family Oxyopidae)

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What

lynx spiders Genus Peucetia

Observer

francisco3

Date

February 2, 2015 11:25 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Lynx spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

campbayou

Date

January 31, 2015 11:33 AM EST

Description

Female Green Lynx Spider guarding her egg sac

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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.