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Jumping Spider

Salticidae Sp.


Size:8-9mm. Probably a male Sp. Black/bluish black. Long front legs.


Tropical forest area.


Any help with the ID is appreciated!

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Raiyan Ahmed
Raiyan Ahmed 9 years ago

It was quite a big one too. It indeed tried to scare me off by spreading its front legs and trying to look bigger. I haven't seen many territorial jumpers but it was certainly one. After a few attempts it understood that I was not going to leave it alone and only then it co-operated.. :-)

geminigail 9 years ago

That is one scary looking spider! Nice photo!!!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago


Raiyan Ahmed
Raiyan Ahmed 9 years ago

Thanks Ashish.. :-)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Great Macro work...

Raiyan Ahmed
Raiyan Ahmed 9 years ago

Thanks.. :-)

Cadi 9 years ago

Crazy pic! Love the details.

Raiyan Ahmed
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Spotted on Mar 5, 2011
Submitted on Sep 1, 2011

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