Jumping Spider

odd colored spider
Location:  santa fe nm
September 28, 2010 7:41 pm
We have recently moved to santa fe nm, and have found a few of these spiders in our yard. They are hairy black. With a smooth red abdomen. They are about the size of a jumping spider
Signature:  sean j hizny

Jumping Spider

Hi Sean,
This is a Jumping Spider in the family Salticidae, possibly a male
Phidippus ardens, which we found pictured on BugGuide.

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