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Redbacked jumping spider

Phidippus johnsoni


Hairy little spider with a distinctive red abdomen, and has what appears to be a smile on its flat face under its four black eyes


Seen in my backyard


Was very aware of my presence while I was taking the picture and looked right at me no matter where I was

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Santa Barbara, California, USA

Spotted on Oct 4, 2012
Submitted on Oct 6, 2012

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