Girish Mahajan

Habronattus viridipes

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Arachnida
Family  Salticidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Araneae
Genus  Habronattus
Similar  Habronattus, Dionycha, Entelegynae, Araneomorphae

Habronattus viridipes jumping spider pair


Habronattus viridipes is a species of spiders from a Salticidae family, that can be found in Canada and the United States.

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Description

The species are brownish-black, and have a size of 5.5 millimetres (0.22 in). Its front legs are green.

Ecology

The species males attract females by doing a "dance", and showing them their green front legs. If the female likes the dance, they will start to mate.

References

Habronattus viridipes Wikipedia


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