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aussie bronze jumper - male

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This attractive jumping spider was about 10mm long with a deep brown and cream body and glistening dark eyes.The front legs had white bands.




This jumping spider was not afraid of being photographed !. Males of this species are bigger than females which is unusual for spiders. here is a spotting of a female:

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Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Thanks, will do - I keep forgetting !

KarenL 8 years ago

Fabulous! Please consider adding this to the Jumping Spiders of the World mission

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

thanks everyone - he was a handsome fella and very photogenic !

allencraig 8 years ago

Wow what a beautiful spider! Nice shots, too!

Great Leuba,those eyes are awesome,second shot is super,congrats thanks for sharing

LeanneGardner 8 years ago

Agreed! These are great Leuba! Lovely little spider :)

RachaelB 8 years ago

Great pics Leuba.

Leuba Ridgway
Spotted by
Leuba Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 17, 2012
Submitted on Nov 19, 2012

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