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Jumping Spider

Description:

Jumping spiders build silken "pup tents" where they shelter from bad weather and sleep at night. They molt within these shelters, and build and store egg cases within them.

Habitat:

Urban garden.

Notes:

Carrhotus sp.

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19 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Can't not smile at that !!

Thank you Atul for providing the species name. I placed it under "notes".

Atul
Atul 8 years ago

Superb !
A Carrhotus sp. jumping spider has this kind of a retreat :)

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

very very sweet !

Thank you! :)

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 9 years ago

wonderful spotting

tibiprada
tibiprada 9 years ago

♥♥♥♥♥

That's the most clever jumper Ive ever seen . Nice home sweet home.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 9 years ago

Very good.

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 9 years ago

Nice catch !

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Nice find Leana!

Thank you for the comments and favorites :)

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 9 years ago

epic.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 9 years ago

Ahhhh! So cute!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Adorable!

emanuelgoyco
emanuelgoyco 9 years ago

epic picture!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Please consider adding this terrific spotting to the Animal Architecture mission at http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

I love it!

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

Very cute! He s hiding :P

Quezon, Central Luzon, Philippines

Spotted on Nov 16, 2012
Submitted on Nov 16, 2012

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