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Help me ID this species

Description:

This spider is a metallic green that changes to purple according to the way the light hits it. It hung out on my arm for a while. Didn’t seem aggressive.

Habitat:

This was on my patio. I live in Isla Mujeres, a small island 7km from the coast of Cancun, in the Mexican Caribbean.

Notes:

Looked like some kind of jumping spider

2 Comments

It is so small. Nice spotting.

julia6
julia6 9 months ago

The spider was very small, only a few mm in length, shown on my wrist for scale

julia6
Spotted by
julia6

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 1, 2020
Submitted on Jun 2, 2020

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