Philaeus chrysops

Picture ID 13937

Picture of Philaeus chrysops - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

No idea what it is, just hoping its not a Black Widow? As its on the balcony outside :(

  • Submitted by: 
    CMDuncan
  • Submitted: May 18, 2018
  • Photographed: May 18, 2018
  • Spider: Philaeus chrysops
  • Location: Oleduniz, Turkey
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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Octowitch

Definitely not a black widow. Looks like a male phidippus johnsoni, or red-backed jumping spider.

ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This is a Jumping Spider (Salticidae), it looks like Philaeus chrysops.

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