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


Flat-brown Jumping Spider - ? Astia sp.


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

Body length 10mm
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Pictures were taken on Oct 2007 in Karawatha Forest, Dentata Track. 
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This jumping spider like to hunt on large smooth bark gum tree trunk. They build retreat on the tree trunk as well. In Karawatha Forest on later Sep 2009, we found there were more than 20 young Small Bark Jumper built retreat on the same tree. 
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The first picture shows the jumping spider becomes the prey of the Comb-Footed Spider.
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1. Astia nodosa - The Find-a-spider Guide for Australian Spiders, University of Southern Queensland, 2007.

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Last updated: May 19, 2010.