Hentzia palmarum
(Hentz Jumping Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Hentzia palmarum, commonly known as Hentz Jumping Spider, belongs to the genus Hentzia, in the family Salticidae. Hentzia palmarum spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Hentzia palmarum includes 2 countries and 4 states in the United States. Hentzia palmarum is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Common Hentz Jumper, Hentz Jumping Spider, Hentz Long-jawed Jumper

Author

(Hentz, 1832)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 11, 2018 by Spider ID member haleyfred. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Hentzia palmarum sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Hentzia palmarum spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 1 female and 7 male.
  • Environment: Hentzia palmarum has been sighted 7 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4). Low foliage (2). High foliage (1).

Location and Range

Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Hentzia palmarum has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Texas.

Seasonality

Hentzia palmarum has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 4
  • May:
  • June: 1
  • July:
  • August:
  • September: 1
  • October: 2
  • November:
  • December:

Featured Pictures

Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Hentzia palmarum (Hentz Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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