Family Scientific Name Gender Size Common Name
Oxyopidae Oxyopes salticus female 5.7 -6.7 mm striped lynx spider
Found: Brea Date: 11 May 06 ID: D107
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Oxyopes salticus
Oxyopes, like other members of the family Oxiopidae, hunt in vegetation. These spiders are fast and can jump. Note the long spines on the legs, the pointed abdomen, and, if you have a hand lens, the special eye arrangement.
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