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Maratus pavonis (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 4 Dec 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 4 Dec 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 4 Dec 2018

Identification history

Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Maratus pavonis 28 Sep 2019 CathB
Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Maratus sp. (genus) 19 Feb 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 5 Dec 2018 CathB

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Author's notes

In garden mulch

3 comments

Harrisi wrote:
   24 Aug 2019
Sub-adult M. Pavonis. One, possibly two moults till he is a blue and red dancing machine!
CathB wrote:
   24 Aug 2019
Thanks Stuart. Did you notice that this sighting was from December?
Harrisi wrote:
   24 Aug 2019
I didn't Cath, good point. Still same sp. regardless. In some seasons there may even be two clutches per female. Last year was a long warm summer from memory.

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Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 4 Dec 2018 6:19 PM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by
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