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Red Backed Jumping Spider

Phidippus johnsoni

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4 Comments

Raed Ammari
Raed Ammari 6 years ago

This is not a Johnsoni, this is a male Phidippus adumbratus

Jaguar61
Jaguar61 7 years ago

It is very interesting, I hope to see one!

holly.dong
holly.dong 7 years ago

Apparently they are pretty common here, but I have to be honest, I had never noticed one before. This one had a home at a park table and we got to see it jumping.

alexdk
alexdk 7 years ago

That is an interesting looking spider, nothing like that where we live!

holly.dong
Spotted by
holly.dong

Murrieta, California, USA

Spotted on Sep 18, 2014
Submitted on Oct 17, 2014

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