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Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae)Maratus harrisi

20 Harris's Peacock spider at Mares Forest National Park

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Maratus harrisi at Mares Forest National Park - 16 Nov 2017
Maratus harrisi at Mares Forest National Park - 16 Nov 2017
Maratus harrisi at Mares Forest National Park - 16 Nov 2017
Maratus harrisi at Mares Forest National Park - 16 Nov 2017
Maratus harrisi at Mares Forest National Park - 16 Nov 2017

Identification history

Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Maratus harrisi 4 May 2020 MichaelMulvaney
Jumping & peacock spider (Salticidae) Maratus harrisi 4 May 2020 Bron
Unidentified 3 May 2020 Harrisi

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Significant sighting

4 May 2020

This recently discovered peacock spider is currently only known from a few locations

2 comments

   4 May 2020
The man the myth!!!
HelenCross wrote:
   5 May 2020
Great work Stuart :)

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • Less than 5mm Animal size
  • 16 Nov 2017 Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by

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