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Jotus species

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Species:
Jotus species
(Though often labelled as Jotus auripes this species, found in South Queensland and Northern NSW is best listed as an undescribed Jotus species or labelled Jotus 'auripes')
Family:
Salticidae
Body length:
female: about 5 mm
male: about 4.5 mm
Habitat:
On young bark and green leaves
Toxicity:
This spider may cause pain and inflammation at a bite site
Jotus species
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Another male
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Another male
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The female
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Another female

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Other Jotus species and some Maratus species that were previously known as Lycidas species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 24 June 2017.