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Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae)Apricia jovialis

1 Jovial jumping spider at Mount Mugga Mugga

2 images

Apricia jovialis at Mount Mugga Mugga - 20 Nov 2018
Apricia jovialis at Mount Mugga Mugga - 20 Nov 2018

Identification history

Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Apricia jovialis 3 Dec 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 23 Nov 2018 Christine

Author's notes

Suddenly jumped onto this Cockroach, and dragged it away!

2 comments

Christine wrote:
   27 Nov 2018
Is this the "Jovial Jumping Spider"? (Ocrisiona Jovialis)
KimPullen wrote:
   3 Dec 2018
Yes that is correct, Christine - except that the genus name has changed.

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Nearby Sightings

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Sporobolus creber (Slender Rat's Tail Grass) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 8 Mar 2019 Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 3 Mar 2019 Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 26 Feb 2019 Asilinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified asiline Robberfly) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 15 Feb 2019 Myrmecia forficata (A Bull ant) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 1 Feb 2019 Glenoleon sp. (genus) (TBC) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 31 Jan 2019 Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 24 Jan 2019 Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 10 Jan 2019 Eurymela distincta (Gumtree leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 4 Jan 2019 Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018 Paropsis variolosa (Variolosa leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018 Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018 Puffball at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018 Stenocotis sp. (genus) (A Leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 20 Nov 2018 Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Mealybug ladybird) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 12 Nov 2018 Sonchus asper (Prickly Sowthistle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Orobanche minor (Lesser Broomrape) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Liparetrus sp. (genus) (Chafer) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Rosa rubiginosa (Sweet Briar, Eglantine) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Ophelimus maskellii (TBC) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018 Unidentified at Mount Mugga Mugga - 10 Nov 2018 Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 6 Nov 2018 Monophlebulus sp. (genus) (Giant Snowball Mealybug) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 6 Nov 2018 Cadmus crucicollis (Leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 2 Nov 2018 Ledromorpha sp. (genus) (A leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 3 Oct 2018 Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 28 Jun 2018
Sporobolus creber (Slender Rat's Tail Grass) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 8 Mar 2019
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 3 Mar 2019
Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 26 Feb 2019
Asilinae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified asiline Robberfly) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 15 Feb 2019
Myrmecia forficata (A Bull ant) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 1 Feb 2019
Glenoleon sp. (genus) (TBC) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 31 Jan 2019
Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 24 Jan 2019
Paropsis atomaria (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 10 Jan 2019
Eurymela distincta (Gumtree leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 4 Jan 2019
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018
Paropsis variolosa (Variolosa leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018
Lucia limbaria (Chequered Copper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018
Puffball at Mount Mugga Mugga - 17 Dec 2018
Stenocotis sp. (genus) (A Leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 20 Nov 2018
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Mealybug ladybird) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 12 Nov 2018
Sonchus asper (Prickly Sowthistle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Orobanche minor (Lesser Broomrape) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Liparetrus sp. (genus) (Chafer) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Hypericum perforatum (St John's Wort) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Rosa rubiginosa (Sweet Briar, Eglantine) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Ophelimus maskellii (TBC) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 11 Nov 2018
Unidentified at Mount Mugga Mugga - 10 Nov 2018
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 6 Nov 2018
Monophlebulus sp. (genus) (Giant Snowball Mealybug) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 6 Nov 2018
Cadmus crucicollis (Leaf beetle) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 2 Nov 2018
Ledromorpha sp. (genus) (A leafhopper) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 3 Oct 2018
Cracticus torquatus (Grey Butcherbird) at Mount Mugga Mugga - 28 Jun 2018

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Nov 2018 10:19 AM Recorded on
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