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Jumping Spider


Has 4 visible big, black spots, on either the cephalothorax or abdomen. Less than one inch long, rest of body is hazel brownish.


Cities, suburban areas, parks, old and abandoned buildings.


I found this crawling in my house, on a rice pot thing. It camouflaged with my dining table!

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Richard Ong
Richard Ong 4 years ago

from your description and blurry photo... im guessing thats a male Common housefly catcher (Plexippus petersi). does it look anything like this one in the link.?

EntomologyForKids 4 years ago

It’s so late right now... better read Bart Coppens ‘s moth breeding guides.

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Laguna, Philippines

Spotted on Sep 6, 2019
Submitted on Sep 8, 2019

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