Darling Jumping Spider

jumping spider

A  Daring Jumping Spider , also known as a Bold Jumping Spider.   It is a common spider in the continental United States, except for the west coast.  The Daring Jumping Spider hunts during the day (diurnal) and retreats to it’s resting sac at night.  Jumping Spiders typically pursue and leap upon their prey; jumping great distances that can measure up to 40 times their body length.These furry little spiders can average in lengths of 1/8” and can be as large as ¾”. They’re colors can vary from yellow, blue, green, red, almost every color in the spectrum. They are also great hunters, with they’re short stocky legs, they have the ability to jump very quickly and at impressive lengths.