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Apricia jovialis

2 Jovial jumping spider at Florey, ACT

Apricia jovialis at Florey, ACT - 26 Jan 2023
Apricia jovialis at Florey, ACT - 26 Jan 2023
Apricia jovialis at Florey, ACT - 26 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Apricia jovialis 29 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Apricia jovialis 28 Jan 2023 KorinneM

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I swear this spider was playing with me. Backed over the top of the fence while watching me... Beautiful little thing!

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Location information

Species information

  • Apricia jovialis Scientific name
  • Jovial jumping spider Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 26 Jan 2023 05:07 PM Recorded on
  • KorinneM Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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