Salticidae (Jumping Spiders)

I have taken the list of MA species from Dick Walton's web site, Jumping Spiders (Salticidae) of Massachusetts.

Admestina wheeleri

mating? male Evarcha hoyi (Lower Vine Brook, 5/28/11 12pm, 9/11/16 12pm) They disappeared into the undergrowth and I couldn't coax them out again.

Marpissa formosa

Marpissa lineata

Marpissa pikei

Neon nelli

Phidippus audaxPhidippus audaxPhidippus audaxPhidippus audaxPhidippus audax (Daring Jumping Spider) (Burlington, 7/3/06 11am (4), Lower Vine Brook, 9/7/13 12pm (2), 6/5/2020 5pm, Willard's Woods, 4/2/2006 10am)

Phiddipus cardinalis

Phiddipus princeps

Phiddipus purpuratus

Phidippus whitmani malemale Phidippus whitmani (Lower Vine Brook, 7/8/14 12pm, Lexington, 7/2/02 11am) I am not sure that the spider in the 3rd photo is a P. whitmani.

Phlegra fasciataPhlegra fasciataPhlegra hentziPhlegra hentziPhlegra hentziPhlegra hentzi (Whipple Hill, 5/20/2000 2pm, Willard's Woods, 5/25/19 1pm)

Sitticus concolor

Sitticus fasciger

Sitticus floricola palustris

Sitticus pubescens

Talavera minuta

Platycryptus undatusPlatycryptus undatusPlatycryptus undatusfemale (Burlington, Lexington, 6/2/07 9am)male Platycryptus undatus (Lower Vine Brook, 8/16/08 4pm) I am not sure of this identification. The abdomen of the male does not seem "flattened."

(Lower Vine Brook, 8/16/08 4pm) Found at the same time & place as the spider above.

The eyes look right... (Whipple Hill, 5/20/2000 2pm)

Zebra jumping spiderSalticus scenicus (Zebra jumper) (Burlington, 7/3/2006 12pm)

Habronattus coecatus

Habronattus borealis

Habronattus viridipes

Habronattus calcaratus maddisoni

Habronattus agilis

Habronattus decorus malemale Habronattus decorus (Lower Vine Brook, 9/11/16 12pm, Willard's Woods, 5/27/02 3pm)

Habronattus viridipesHabronattus viridipesHabronattus viridipes or calcaratus (Whipple Hill, 5/20/09 10am)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/13/09 4pm) A very tiny spider, perhaps 5mm long.

Naphrys pulex (Willard's Woods, 6/17/12 12pm) These are extremely common, but I have had a hard time getting decent photos. They are also very small, only several mm long.

(Whipple Hill, 4/21/10 2pm) May be same as above.

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/11/16 1pm)

male female Tutelina elegans (Whipple Hill, 6/20/10 12pm for male & first female, Lower Vine Brook, 7/13/08 9am for last 3 photos of female)

(Willard's Woods, 8/22/12 3pm) Possibly a young male Tutelina elegans?

Tutelina harti

male Phidippus clarus (Lower Vine Brook, 7/1/08, 1pm)

Pelegrina exigua

Pelegrina flaviceps

Pelegrina insignis

Pelegrina montana

Pelegrina peckhamora

Pelegrina proterva

Pelegrina sp. malePelegrina sp. malePelegrina sp. male, probably either proterva or galathea (Willard's Woods, 6/8/02 11am)

female male Paraphidippus aurantius (Emerald Jumper) (Willard's Woods, 7/24/2021 1pm, 7/27/2019 4pm)

Pelegrina sp. female, probably galathea (Lexington, 6/13/06 3pm)

May also be a female Pelegrina galathea (Lower Vine Brook, 5/22/10 9am)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/19/08 9am)

on milkweed, similar to above, but darker. It could be a female Phidippus clarus. (Lower Vine Brook, 7/1/08, 1pm)

on milkweed (Lower Vine Brook, 7/1/08, 1pm)

Eris floridana

Eris militaris

Eris rufa

Eris flava male (Willard's Woods,5/23/07 4pm) Eris flava femaleEris flava female with preyfemale (Willard's Woods, 9/21/02, 9/21/03 1pm)

Eris militaris? female (Willard's Woods, 5/23/07 4pm, 6/2/07 9am) I am leaning towards moving these to Eris flava. Eris flava maleEris flava (male)male (Willard's Woods,7/22/02 11am)

(Willard's Woods, 9/21/02 1pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/17/11 11am) Same as above?

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/30/2018 2pm) Same as above?

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/11/11 5pm) Same as above?

Hentzia palmarum? (Lexington, 9/28/05 11am, Whipple Hill, 9/9/07 11am)

Hentzia mitrata

(Lexington, 7/9/06 9am)

Maevia inclemensMaevia inclemensfemale male Maevia inclemens (Dimorphic jumping spider) (Lower Vine Brook, 5/16/10 12pm, Burlington, 6/15/06 5pm, Lower Vine Brook, 6/9/13 2pm for females, Lower Vine Brook, 6/9/12 11am, 6/9/13 2pm for male)

immature male Zygoballus rufipes (Willard's Woods, 9/12/13 11am)

Zygoballus nervosus

Zygoballus sexpunctatus

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/28/09 3pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/7/13 12pm) Same as above?

(Willard's Woods, 6/24/12 12pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/3/13 11am)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/14/13 12pm)

(Willard's Woods, 9/12/13 11am)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/7/13 12pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 8/12/12 1pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/7/13 12pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 9/7/13 12pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/26/14 12pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/12/14 1pm)

(Willard's Woods, 5/25/14 3pm)

(Lower Vine Brook, 7/12/14 1pm)

Pseudeuophrys erratica (European)

Hakka himeshimensis (Asian)

Synemosyna formica (Ant-mimic jumping spider) (Whipple Hill, 6/1/14 10am)


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