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Kerengga Ant-like Jumper

Myrmarachne plataleoides


This is a close-up of the female head. 15mm long. Mimics weaver ants. found near weaver ant nest but usually stay away from them and do not prey on them.


Spotted on a wall.

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DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 years ago

A gold robot! Excellent photo Sunny!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Nice find SJ

sunnyjosef 6 years ago

Thank you Maria.. This time I couldn't before it disappeared 😩

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Very cool spotting - did you get any shots of the jumper from the side showing its body?

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Kakkanad, Kerala, India

Spotted on Jun 29, 2015
Submitted on Jun 29, 2015

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