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Jumping Spider

Salticidae

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5 Comments

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 8 years ago

I thought Cosmophasis only show their bright light under light.
This one looks like a Cosmophasis umbratica but something about it's pattern and colors isn't right.
It does show the pinkish abdomen tip that I usually see from Cosmophasis umbratica though.

elapj
elapj 9 years ago

Yeah, I've read about those spiders that mimick ants. I'll just wait for your ID suggestion. Thanks for helping! :)

Raiyan Ahmed
Raiyan Ahmed 9 years ago

I'm not sure about that coz Cosmophasis Sp. Generally have bright colors on the back, at least the ones I've seen had.. Moreover this species somewhat mimicks ants.. But no worries, I'll let you know if I get to know anything.. :-)

elapj
elapj 9 years ago

Thanks, Raiyan. Could it possibly be Cosmophasis estrellaensis? :D

Raiyan Ahmed
Raiyan Ahmed 9 years ago

Its a jumping spider (Salticidae)..

elapj
Spotted by
elapj

Cebu, Bohol, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 28, 2011
Submitted on Jun 17, 2011

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