Philodromus aureolus

Philodromus aureolus

I believe this is the male of this species of crab spider which has a wonderful purplish sheen to it.

Please click on the image for a larger more detailed view.

Philodromus aureolus, rear garden, Staffordshire, England. May 2017.


14 thoughts on “Philodromus aureolus

  1. I’m such a wimp, I daren’t get too near to spiders for close-ups. I can, however, look at pictures of them and appreciate them for what they are. So long as they don’t run over me :-0

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