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Magnolia Green Jumper

Lyssomanes viridis


Pale green, translucent spider. Longer legs than most jumping spiders. Orange scales on top of head.


Found on winged bean pods. It's color matches the color of the pods.


Type species of the genus Lyssomanes. One of the earliest genera of jumping spiders to evolve. Spider was on the side of a stainless steel bowl when photo was taken.

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Spotted on Nov 25, 2020
Submitted on Nov 26, 2020

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