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Neaetha membrosa  (Simon, 1868)
Main synonym = Attus membrosus    Simon, 1868
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Arachnida / Araneae / Salticidae
English name not known     Maltese name not known
Further Information:
Another species of the jumping spider family (Salticidae) which catch their prey by assaulting over them instead by the use of webs. They are very agile able to capture even flying insects such as flies. This species is rust brown in colour and about 8mm long.






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