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Elegant Golden Jumping Spider

Chrysilla Lauta


Elegant Golden Jumping Spider


A very aggressive guy,kept jumping/running towards the camera rather than away from it.

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lanibucao 7 years ago
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jewel2 3 years ago

Hi, Your posting stood out to me because you mentioned how aggressive the spider was. This species bit me on my thigh leaving me with a bite the length of a golf ball on the surface of my skin and swollen lymph nodes in my groin! When I followed him he turned around, reared up and dared me to do something. He was still dripping venom and pretty angry at me--lol. Very beautiful, but wow, my body did not react well to it's bite.

vivekbarreto 7 years ago

Thanks Atul

Atul 7 years ago

Also consider adding it to the jumping spiders mission

Atul 7 years ago

yes it is ..but its venom is harmless to humans ...
and it would rather flee than bite :)

vivekbarreto 7 years ago

Thanks but wanted to know if it was poisonous? ne ideas.

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Goa, India

Spotted on Jul 16, 2013
Submitted on Jul 18, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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