Arachnids of North Carolina
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Misumessus oblongus - a crab spider


Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: AraneomorphaeFamily: Thomisidae                                                                                 
Identification
Online Description/Photos: BugGuide, Google Images, Wikipedia
Distribution in North Carolina
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Adult phenology:
 High Mountains (HM) ‚Č• 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: old field, forest edge
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Photo Gallery for Misumessus oblongus - a crab spider

Recorded by: John Petranka
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: John Petranka
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Owen McConnell
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Cherokee Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Transylvania Co.
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Recorded by: McIntyre
Ashe Co.
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Recorded by: F. Williams, S. Williams
Gates Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Stanly Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Yancey Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Alleghany Co.
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