Salt is my enemy, Imma jump and flee

wide-jawed viciria (Viciria praemandibularis) - joanna yeo

// Wide- Jawed Viciria (Viciria praemandibularis) //

Salticidae (Jumping spider)

Female

Easy peasy spidey ID:

Salticidaes (jumping spiders) are afraid of coming in contact with salt. When that happens, they’ll jump away in a jiffy and break into a box step, which is the result of the position of their eyes, that forms a square when connected by lines.

April 2014, Singapore

 

(Disclaimer: Description in “Easy peasy spidey ID” may not be all true. Use it at your own to discretion to aid spider identification.)

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