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


Long-jawed Jumping Spider - Opisthoncus sp.


This page contains pictures and information about Long-jawed Jumping Spiders that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Body length 10mm
This jumping spider look like the Biting Jumping Spider, black to dark brown in colour, but with extra large jaws.
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1. Jumping spiders Family Salticidae - by Ed Nieuwenhuys, 26 November 2006.
2. Jumping spider Opisthoncus species - The Find-a-spider Guide for Australian Spiders, University of Southern Queensland, 2007.
3. Opisthoncus sp. (Big-jawed Jumping Spider) - by Robert Whyte, Save Our Waterways Now. 

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