GUIDE TO COMMON SPIDERS IN BORNEO ISLAND
 


Xysticus TEA Lysiteles ABACA Oxytate BOMBALAI Tmarus rimosus
Xysticus TEA Thomisus ABAKA Misumenops KNP Misumena ABAKA


GENUS Misumena

 

  Misumena PUI YUK
Misumena sp PUIYUK

Misumena sp PUIYUK

Male 2mm

18-10-2009 PUI YUK SCHOOL

Misumena ABAKAMisumena sp ABAKA

Misumena sp ABAKA

Female

11-10-2009 ABAKA


Misumena sp ABAKA

Misumena sp ABAKA Female

This genus of crab spider family has the ability to change its color from white to yellow in order to camouflage among flowers.

The female is the one most often seen in either yellow or white, depending on where she is, with red streaks on her abdomen.

Female spider make shelter by folding a leaf over with the silk fastening the curved leave in position. See image at left.

HABITAGE
Location : Abaka, Merotai Road.
11-10-2009 SUN 2:29PM ABAKA


Spiders of Sabah  February 26, 2017 04:43:49 PM

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