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Elegant Golden Jumper

Chrysilla lauta

Description:

One of the most colorful jumping spider. With iridescent metallic sheen. About 8mm including legs. Probably a male.

Habitat:

Spotted in my garden.

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10 Comments

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Thank you Pradeep..

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 4 years ago

Stunning shot!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Thank you Dr.Sherpa..

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 4 years ago

Congrats Sunny for the nomi on your excellent macro work!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Thank you so much Ashley and team Project Noah for this selection... :-)
Even though very conspicus, very little information is available about this spider. Only males are reported. From India, many sightings and photos are there but no confirmed report till now. And there are identification that these spiders are another species altogether. Maybe Phintella voloupe.

AshleyT
AshleyT 4 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Thank you InêsVeloso..

InêsVeloso
InêsVeloso 4 years ago

fantastic pictures!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 4 years ago

Thank you Felix...

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 4 years ago

Great shots!

sunnyjosef
Spotted by
sunnyjosef

Ernakulam, Kerala, India

Spotted on Jul 25, 2016
Submitted on Jul 25, 2016

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