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jumping spider

Phidippus Clarus


Hurricane Irma brought this girl to my back door. It often waits upside down near the top of a plant, which may be useful for detecting prey, and then quickly jumps down before the prey can escape


Mostly found in old fields throughout eastern North America.

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RickBohler a year ago

Thank you, Christine, Flex and Mark. I love jumping spiders. really cool to watch. it's like you can see them think.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a year ago

Wonderful series.

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck a year ago

Great shots!

Christine Y.
Christine Y. a year ago

Wow, incredible detail!

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Jacksonville, Florida, USA

Lat: 30.26, Long: -81.43

Spotted on Sep 20, 2017
Submitted on Sep 20, 2017

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