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Johnson Jumper, male

Phidippus johnsoni

Description:

Black fuzzy spider with red body

Habitat:

This was found on my door frame after a day of rain

Notes:

It seems to move very fast

2 Species ID Suggestions

Red Backed Jumping Spider


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2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

Red-backed Jumping Spider is another name for the Johnson Jumper. You can add the scientific name and the link to make your spotting complete! :)

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 8 years ago

The male Johnson Jumper has a red abdomen and a black body:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/632203/bgi...

Trainey71
Spotted by
Trainey71

Missouri, USA

Spotted on Jun 21, 2012
Submitted on Jun 21, 2012

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