Jumping Spiders
Genus Opisthoncus
Small Garden Jumping Spider
Two-spotted Jumping Spider
Garden Jumping Spider
Biting Jumping Spider
Long-jawed Jumping Spider
Colourful Biting Jumper 
Genus Sandalodes
Double-brush Jumper 
Ludicra Jumping Spider
Flat-white Jumping Spider
Flat-brown Jumping Spider 
Invisible Jumping Spider
Golden Tail Jumper 
Small Brown Jumpers
Salticid Ant Eater
Three-lines Jumper 
Brown Jumper
Black Jumper
Well-dressed Jumper
Other Groups
Small Striped Jumping Spider 
Cytaea Jumping Spider
Aussie Bronze Jumper
Unknown Jumpers


Colourful Biting Jumper - ? Opisthoncus sp.


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

Body length 8mm
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We found this jumping spider in Karawatha Forest She-oak area on Dec 2007. It looks very similar to the Biting Jumper Spider but with some extra colour under sun light.. 

1. Jumping spider Opisthoncus species  - The Find-a-spider Guide for Australian Spiders, University of Southern Queensland, 2007.

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Last updated: September 12, 2009.