Misumena vatia

spider species of the genus Misumena, numbering about 40 species. It occurs in open areas: fields, meadows, marshes, gardens, edges of forests and paths. It does not build the network, and the resulting thread is used as a tool for rapid movement. Effectively attacking various insects, including bees and wasps poisonous. After a lightning attack on the completely surprised victims injected with venom and digestive juices. Body length females 7-10 mm, 3-5 mm male.
It is characterized by the ability to color changes - coloring adapt to the place where is present, and to the type of insects that are hunted. The ability to color changes have only females, the process is gradual.
The female lays eggs in egg-cocoon between leaves, which connects to another thread.