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Chrysilla volupe

Picture ID 55470

Picture of Chrysilla volupe - Dorsal

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It's very small.. I have found many spiders like this around my house, in many different colours... I couldn't capture all it's colours through this photo correctly however

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It is a male of one of the Jumping Spiders in the family Salticidae.


Tentatively Chrysilla volupe. I need to make a page to file this when I have more time.


I happened to be found by this little guy in North Carolina on June 17th, 2022, he was a very curious spider. At first I didn’t think it was a spider because he was missing his front right and back left legs. His front leg was bigger than the others and black, while his other legs were a sap color. He jumped in my hand and started webbing all around my hand. I should’ve taken a picture but I didn’t think about as I was so curious as to why I felt like this spider liked me. He wouldn’t leave… Read more ยป


I am 99% sure I just found one of these in Missouri!!! I looked down I felt something crawling on my shoulder and it was a purple spider that looked just like this!!! It had it’s front legs up in the air and shood at him to get off my shoulder and don’t know where he went!!!


Can someone please define dorsal ons spider?