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Cyclops Jumping spider

Opisthoncus polyphemus

Notes:

This spider was very small..



2 species ID suggestions

Jumping Spider
Entelegynae salticidae
Cyclops Jumping spider
Opisthoncus polyphemus Cyclops Jumping spider

11 Comments

Christiane
Christiane a year ago

Thanks guys... and thanks Stephen for the new ID.. I love this little guy!

Smith'sZoo
Smith'sZoo a year ago

Nice one!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens a year ago

Beautiful capture Christiane!

KarenL
KarenL a year ago

Gorgeous!

Such a cutie!

Argy Bee
Argy Bee a year ago

Your face looks quite like the wiki pic (Clynotus severus) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Saltic...

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau a year ago

Fantastic!

Argy Bee
Argy Bee a year ago

The ID doesn't seem to be valid Christiane. The scientific name given by nickashforth is just group and subgroup names. :-(

Maria dB
Maria dB a year ago

Great close-ups!

Great spotting, Christiane. It is a shame that we miss so many of them!

Christiane
Christiane 2 years ago

Thanks nickashforth for the ID..

Queensland, Australia

Lat: -25.18, Long: 151.64

Spotted on Apr 24, 2012
Submitted on Apr 24, 2012

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