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spider - Tutelina - male

spider - Tutelina - Male
Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
May 11, 2012
A very small, shiny, metallic-looking spider -- Tutelina?

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spider - Tutelina - male spider - Tutelina - male

Moved for expert attention.
Moved from Jumping Spiders. This is a subadult male Tutelina, either T. elegans or T. similis. These two species are difficult to tell apart as adults, let alone as subadults. You may not get it identified further.