Friday, March 16, 2012

Orange Lynx Spider (Oxyopes sp) Sumatra Indonesia

Photos in this post were taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This lynx spider is dominated with orange color. It has artistic pattern at the upper side of the abdomen. The legs have a few of long hairs. This spider is from the family of Oxyopidae from genus Oxyopes. The most resemble species to this life specimen is Oxyopes macilentus female.

Scientific Classification
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Arachnida - Arachnids
Order : Araneae - Spiders
Infraorder : Araneomorphae - True Spiders
No Taxon : Entelegynes
Family : Oxyopidae - Lynx Spiders
Genus : Oxyopes
Species : -

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