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Cyclops Jumping spider

Opisthoncus polyphemus


This spider was very small..

2 species ID suggestions

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


Christiane 4 years ago

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

Smith'sZoo 4 years ago

Nice one!

LuisStevens 4 years ago

Beautiful capture Christiane!

KarenL 4 years ago


Such a cutie!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Your face looks quite like the wiki pic (Clynotus severus)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 4 years ago


Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years 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 4 years ago

Great close-ups!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 4 years ago

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

Christiane 5 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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