Green lynx spider (Peucetia viridans). Araneae: Oxyopidae
Males

Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 8/11/06. © Ron Hemberger

Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 8/11/06. © Ron Hemberger

Santa Ana, CA. Oct 7, 2005. © Lenny Vincent

Santa Ana, CA. Oct 7, 2005. © Lenny Vincent
Females

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 10-5-08. © Ron Hemberger

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 7-29-06. © Ron Hemberger

Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 7-26-06. © Ron Hemberger

Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 7-26-06. © Ron Hemberger

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7-31-09. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7-31-09. © Ron Hemberger

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7-31-09. © Ron Hemberger

Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 7-5-10. © Ron Hemberger

Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 9-17-10. © Ron Hemberger

Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 9-17-10. © Ron Hemberger

Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 9-17-10. © Ron Hemberger

Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 9-17-10. © Ron Hemberger

Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Nix Nature Center, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 8-27-10. © Ron Hemberger

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant

Crystal Cove State Park, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 7/15/05. © Peter J. Bryant
Life Cycle

Female feeding. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Female eating male. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Female feeding. Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 5-31-09. © Ron Hemberger

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 6-7-09. © Ron Hemberger
 

Female with egg sac. Irvine Park, Orange, Orange County, CA. 11/11/06

Female with egg sac. Irvine Park, Orange, Orange County, CA. 11/11/06
Female with egg sac. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant Female with older egg sac. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9-30-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9-30-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9-30-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

James Dilley Preserve, Laguna Beach, Orange County, CA. 9-30-08. © Peter J. Bryant.

Feeding on Pepsis wasp. Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 8-23-08. © Ron Hemberger

Feeding on Pepsis wasp. Thomas E. Riley Wilderness Park, Coto de Caza, Orange County, CA. 8-23-08. © Ron Hemberger
Spiderlings

Female with spiderlings. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

First instars (smooth legs). Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Molting from first to second instar. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Some first instars, some newly molted second instars. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Second instars. Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Second instar feeding on fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster). Orange County, CA. © Peter J. Bryant

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Caremont, Los Angeles County, CA. 10/20/06. © Ron Hemberger

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Caremont, Los Angeles County, CA. 10/20/06. © Ron Hemberger

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 5-2-07. © Ron Hemberger

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 5-2-07. © Ron Hemberger

Fullerton Arboretum, Fullerton, Orange County, CA. 5-9-09. © Ron Hemberger
 
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