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Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae)Maratus calcitrans

Kicking peacock spider at Aranda Bushland

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Maratus calcitrans at Aranda Bushland - 12 Sep 2019
Maratus calcitrans at Aranda Bushland - 12 Sep 2019
Maratus calcitrans at Aranda Bushland - 12 Sep 2019

Identification history

Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Maratus calcitrans 19 Sep 2019 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 11 Sep 2019 Kurt

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Author's notes

Thanks to Stuart Harris for the initial sighting!

1 comment

Harrisi wrote:
   12 Sep 2019
Was a pleasure Kurt; your first is a ♀ Maratus calcitrans.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • Less than 5mm Animal size (mm)
  • 11 Sep 2019 Recorded on
  • Kurt Recorded by

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