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Omoedus durvillei

Fact Box
Species:
Omoedus durvillei (QM)
(see notes below)
Family:
Salticidae
Body length:
female: 8 mm
male: 7 mm
Habitat:
On bark/leaves in forest settings
Toxicity:
May cause local inflammation
Omoedus durvillei

This species was previously recognized as a Zenodorus species but Platnick now advises that the preferred generic name for all Zenodorus species is Omoedus.

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Omoedus orbiculatus and several other salticid species with a similar body shape.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 23 April 2014.