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Bavia aericeps

Fact Box
Species:
Bavia aericeps (QM)
Family:
Salticidae
Body length:
female: about 11 mm
male: about 9 mm
Habitat:
This spider may be found on leaves, tree trunks and many other surfaces but rarely in buildings
Toxicity:
Unknown but this species may be capable of causing pain and significant inflammation at a bite site so handle with caution
Bavia aericeps
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Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Several other salticid species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 14 May 2012.