I took the following picture of this spider in northern Switzerland (alt: ~700m) with macro flash/lense.

spider in thuja

The picture was taken during the night in a cedar tree (Thuja occidentalis).

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    $\begingroup$ Nice picture :) $\endgroup$
    May 30, 2014 at 4:05
  • $\begingroup$ That is a really well taken picture. $\endgroup$ May 30, 2014 at 4:51
  • $\begingroup$ Thanks for the comments, it was taken without tripod, then I was a bit lucky to got it in the focus range. $\endgroup$
    – рüффп
    Jun 3, 2014 at 20:42

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It's look like Sac Spider (Clubiona lutescens) to me.

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Source: http://ednieuw.home.xs4all.nl/Spiders/Clubionidae/Clubionidae.htm

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    $\begingroup$ Nice catch, I am wondering how you could find this. I tried to browse many spider database but did'nt find anything. $\endgroup$
    – рüффп
    Jul 22, 2014 at 18:50

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