Bark Jumper - ? Servaea sp. or Plexippus sp.


This page contains pictures and information about Bark Jumpers that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 8mm
The jumping spider is medium size, with flat thorax and abdomen. It is patterned dark brown all over the body.
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The spider build retreat and eggs sac under bark. We sometimes found this jumping spider wandering on gum tree trunks.

1. A Guide to Australian Spiders - Densey Clyne, Melbourne, Nelson 1969, p54, 101.
2. Jumping spider Servaea sp. - The Find-a-spider Guide for Australian Spiders, University of Southern Queensland, 2007
3. Australian Spiders in colour - Ramon Mascord, Reed Books Pty Ltd, 1970, p30  


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