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yellow/black spider - Phidippus

yellow/black spider - Phidippus
Stead, Washoe County, Nevada, USA
October 14, 2010
Size: 3/4 inch
spider trying to get into bedroom via screen window.
Dangerous bite?

Moved from Phidippus.

Moved from Jumping Spiders.

Moved from Spiders.

Moved from ID Request.

Some type of jumping spider...
Salticidae. Not poisonous or dangerous. Will bite if threatened, of course, but not at all dangerous. They're very curious and interesting spiders. Below is a clickable thumbnail of a similar spider, also in the jumping spider section

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