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


Two-spotted Jumping Spider - ? Opisthoncus sp.


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

Body length 6mm
We found in spider in Sunnybank near  Bulimba Creek on Dec 2007..
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From the drawing in Jerzy Proszynski's page, this could be the male Opisthoncus polyphemus.

1. Opisthoncus sp (Two-spotted Jumping Spider) - by Robert Whyte, Save Our Waterways Now. 
2. Opisthoncus polyphemus (L. Koch, 1867) - Salticidae: Diagnostic Drawings Library, by Jerzy Proszynski, 1999. 

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