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Jumping Spiders (various species)

jumping spiderDESCRIPTION: Length to about 1/2". Color variable (often brightly colored), depending on species. Jumping spiders characteristically have two, large, shiny, forward-facing eyes (in addition to other, less conspicuous eyes).
NATURAL HISTORY: Jumping spiders pounce on their prey. Their relatively good, forward-facing eyes, give them the the depth perception needed to jump on their prey from a distance.

jumping spider


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