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Heavy Jumper

Hyllus diardi


Largest jumping spider (Salticidae) - about 20mms in length (identified by Atul Vartak). Not reported in India! Found in China, Myanmar, Java etc.


In my garden.

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folicallychalled 8 years ago

Great images.

Pretty sure this is hyllus giganteus though, one of my fav spiders.


Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Nice details! hence superb spotting!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Is that right wonderful to know :):)

Atul 8 years ago

Lovely Pics Vijay ..... seems like a new record in India :)

Kalacharra, Assam, India

Spotted on Nov 21, 2012
Submitted on Nov 21, 2012

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