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Jumping spider

Cosmophasis umbratica (female)

Description:

Spiders have ability to regenerate a lost leg when they next moult. However, adult spiders which are fully grown and do not moult, cannot regenerate body parts.

Notes:

Another iridescent jumper with 2 of his legs lost. http://salticidae.org/salticid/diagnost/...


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5 Comments

AlbertTamayo
AlbertTamayo 6 years ago

Thanks Nopayahnah, heather, harsuame and Karen.

KarenL
KarenL 6 years ago

Wonderful photo Albert!

harsuame
harsuame 6 years ago

Espectacular!!! buena toma felicidades

heather.chalaie
heather.chalaie 6 years ago

Beautiful shot. Jumpers have the cutest eyes!

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

great shot!

Metro Manila, Philippines

Lat: 14.67, Long: 121.11

Spotted on Apr 11, 2012
Submitted on Apr 11, 2012

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