Hentzia palmarum
(Hentz Jumping Spider)

Picture ID 11226

Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal,Eyes

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I found this spider in some weeds next to Brushy Creek after some rain. It measured about 2-3mm in size. It was playing a game of peekaboo by crawling from one side of the leaf to the other and peeking over the edge at me.

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ItsyBitsy

Yes, filed as Hentzia palmarum. 🙂

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