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    Question What spider is this in Wake Forest, NC?

    Any idea what spider this is? found in the house in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Thank you
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    this looks like a Marpissa bina. Does anyone agree?

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    Legendary Member JumpSpidersInc's Avatar
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    If it has irredescent chelicerae it is of the Phidippus group. If it does not, it possibly may indeed be a Marpissa bina. I'm not familiar with this color-form of the M. bina, tho.

    To me it looks like Phidippus audax or Phidippus regius.

    Do you by chance have more photos of this cool jumper?

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    This picture made me smile, because it looks like it has one really beefy leg.

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