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Pantropical Jumping Spider

Plexippus paykulli

Description:

This spider is approximately 5 mm long. It has two black and three white stripes along its body.

Habitat:

These spiders traditionally lived in tropical regions of Africa and Asia. They were then introduced to states such as Florida. Pantropical Jumping Spider are usually associated with urban areas.

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2 Comments

Yasmeen F
Yasmeen F 8 years ago

Thank you for the correction :) I tried to identify it using pictures from the Internet, but I must have made a mistake.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

I think this is a Jumping Spider, Salticidae, not a Wolf Spider.

Yasmeen F
Spotted by
Yasmeen F

المحافظة الشمالية, Bahrain

Spotted on Feb 2, 2014
Submitted on Feb 24, 2014

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