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Neither up nor down Are you going up or coming down? Seen just this morning, on the middle step of my stairs.<br />
Jovial jumping spider.<br />
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Immature male  8 mm length<br />
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 Apricia jovialis,Araneae,Australia,Geotagged,Jovial jumper,Jovial jumping spider,Jumping Spider,Macro,Salticid,Salticidae,Spider,Spring,arachnid,arthropod,fauna,invertebrate Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. CUTE! Posted 2 years ago
  2. And I thought jovial jumpers were something you wore at Christmas, Posted 2 years ago

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''Apricia jovialis'' , known as the jovial jumper is a small species of jumping spider found in Australia. This dark spider with yellow bands is often seen sheltering on tree bark.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Ruth Spigelman
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Oct 25, 2018. Captured Oct 25, 2018 08:48 in 3 Lloyd St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/99s
  • ISO200
  • 100mm