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Jumping Spider (Common Housefly Catcher)

Plexippus petersi

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Common Housefly Catcher
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AndreaLim 7 years ago

Absolutely beautiful!

AlbertTamayo 8 years ago

Thanks Oneng!
Sorry Atul but I'm unable to capture the top view. I have uploaded another image... unfortunately, the back is blurred due to DOF. I think the back pattern is similar to this spider. . Please check out the video at around 0:10. Thanks!

OnengDyah 8 years ago


Atul 8 years ago

A top view with the back pattern would be still more helpful!

AlbertTamayo 8 years ago

Thanks Jolly and Atul. Please check out the second image. I will try to upload more pics later...

Atul 8 years ago

Plexippus petersi it is ..... Awesome click!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 8 years ago

Very beautiful. I think this is a common housefly catcher (Plexippus petersi) based on the markings on the front leg

AlbertTamayo 8 years ago

Thanks Ashish. I found it inside the house hiding under the table.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Wow... very majestic feel... what plant it was spotted or something else..?

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Metro Manila, Philippines

Spotted on Aug 21, 2012
Submitted on Aug 21, 2012

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