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Species Zygoballus rufipes - Hammerjawed Jumper

Jumping Spider - Zygoballus rufipes - female Hammerjawed spider - Zygoballus rufipes - male jumper - Zygoballus rufipes - female Zygoballus rufipes? - Zygoballus rufipes - male spider - Zygoballus rufipes - female Hammerjawed Jumper - Zygoballus rufipes - male tiny little guy - Zygoballus rufipes Small Jumping Spider - Zygoballus rufipes - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)
Genus Zygoballus
Species rufipes (Hammerjawed Jumper)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Identification
Epigynum (ventral/dorsal)


Palp:
Habitat
Often found on low-growing broadleaf plants in open wooded areas. (jb)
Life Cycle
Egg sacs typically contain around 25 eggs.

Sexually dimorphism occurs very early.
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