Masked Jumping Spider
Red-faced Jumping Spider
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)|
|Family:||Jumping Spider (Salticidae)|
|Species:||Masked Jumping Spider (Opisthoncus nigrofemoratus)|
General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
Of this species Suzie & Jim said "The holotype only included a male and Koch's original description (translated)
"Attus nigrofemoratus ... The legs are hairy white, the hips brownish-yellow, only the foremost darker, the thighs black-brown..."
The female was not described but derived later from association.