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Jumping Spider

Salticidae, Siler cupreus

Description:

2~5 mm in length.

Habitat:

This one was in short grass.

Notes:

The one in the picture is striking a defensive posture, probably in response to seeing its reflection in my lens. With 500 genera and 5,000 species, it's very difficult to ID a Salticidae. They make up approx. 13% of all spider species. Update: Thanks for your help IDing these, ChunXingWong!

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1 Comment

AudieWilkins
AudieWilkins 6 years ago

=} I'm glad you enjoyed it. It is just about my best so far.

AudieWilkins
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충청북도 (Chungcheongbuk-do), Republic of Korea

Spotted on May 17, 2014
Submitted on Jun 11, 2014

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