Eris militaris
(Bronze Jumper)

Featured spider picture The spider species Eris militaris, commonly known as Bronze Jumper, belongs to the genus Eris, in the family Salticidae. Eris militaris spiders have been sighted 13 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Eris militaris includes 2 countries and 3 states in the United States. Eris militaris is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of February.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Salticidae
  • Genus: Eris
  • Species: Eris militaris

Common Name (AASMore information icon)

Bronze Jumper

Other Common Names

Bronze Jumping Spider

Author

Nicholas Marcellus Hentz, 1845

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Sightings Overview

There have been 13 confirmed sightings of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 24, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 13 sightings because of certain Eris militaris sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 17% of the time, Eris militaris spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 12)
  • Sex: 2 female and 9 male.
  • Environment: Eris militaris has been sighted 11 times outdoors, and 5 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). Low foliage (4). High foliage (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (2). Forest (2).

Location and Range

Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Eris militaris has also been sighted in the following states: Maine, Michigan, New York.

Seasonality

Eris militaris has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

  • January:
  • February: 5
  • March:
  • April:
  • May:
  • June: 1
  • July: 2
  • August: 3
  • September: 1
  • October: 1
  • November:
  • December:

Featured Pictures

Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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