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Semi-coppered Heavy Jumper

Hyllus semicupreus

Description:

Heavy bodied jumper spiders can be seen commonly among foliage and within tree trunks. They construct oval, thick silken webs on the underside of leaves, such as the leaf spikes of coconut trees.During the daytime, the sac is uninhabited, and when night falls, the male occupies the sac. But sometimes, it was found that the female also inhabited it on several nights.



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Ashutosh Dudhatra
Spotted by
Ashutosh Dudhatra

Gujarat, India

Lat: 24.01, Long: 73.36

Spotted on Aug 1, 2019
Submitted on Aug 1, 2019

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