Unidentified

Picture ID 135811

Picture of unidentified spider
  • Submitted by: 
    RayZin
  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2021
  • Photographed: Apr 6, 2021
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Mount Dora, Florida, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes:
5 Comments
oldest
newest most voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
LocalEntomologist

Male reagal jumping spider. If I remember correctly, the scientific name is phillipus regius.

TangledWeb

https://spiderid.com/spider/salticidae/phidippus/regius/ Hint, you can look up name spellings (tediously) without leaving the site by going to “spiders” in the three bar symbol menu. I wish our menu was more specific. ๐Ÿ˜‰

LocalEntomologist

That’s good to know! Spelling has never been my strong suit ๐Ÿ˜›

TangledWeb

No problem! Another trick I use is to save the common name and Latin name together in my keyboard memory. That way when you type the common name the Latin can be auto-suggested for you to click on. Works great…if you spell it correctly before you save it! I messed that up when I started this, with a common spider, and had to go back and correct all the times I messed it up. BTW, you can type a common name into BugGuide’s search bar and sometimes it works. If only we had a search function like some kind of… Read more ยป

LocalEntomologist

I’ll start doing that! Having a search feature on here would be very handy.