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Horned Jumping spider Female

Hyllus semicupreus female


Very bold and powerful jumping spider. Preys upon another spiders of different species, even bigger in size. Size about 18mm including legs.


Shrubs and among leaves of trees. Mainly found near other spiders spiders web which it preys on.

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sunnyjosef 5 years ago

Thanks KarenL

sunnyjosef 5 years ago

Ha ... Ha... Thank you Jemma... Jumpers come in very many shapes and hues!!! That's what make them so popular to photograph!!!

KarenL 5 years ago

Very cute!

Hema 5 years ago

once it was waving,now horned! What next?

Kochi, Kerala, India

Lat: 9.95, Long: 76.25

Spotted on Sep 16, 2013
Submitted on Sep 17, 2013

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