Ribbon Jumping Spider

Metacyrba taeniola
Metacyrba taeniola
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Metacyrba taeniola is a species of spider in the family Salticidae, the jumping spiders. Males grow to a length of 4.4 - 6.0 mm, while females reach 5.0 - 7.2 mm. M. taeniola differs from related species such as Metacyrba floridana and M. punctata by its greater overall size, and by the relative broadness of its carapace, which is around 70% of the length of the carapace.

Ribbon Jumping Spider

Metacyrba taeniola

Is Ribbon Jumping Spider harmful?

There is no data about harmful of this species. Don't forget to be careful.

Sientific classification

kingdom: Animalia
phylum: Arthropoda
class: Arachnida
order: Araneae
family: Salticidae
genus: Metacyrba


- Metacyrba taeniola taeniola (Hentz, 1846) – eastern USA to midwestern USA, northwestern Mexico - Metacyrba taeniola similis Banks, 1904 – eastern USA, northeastern Mexico

External links

- BugGuide page for Metacyrba taeniola taeniola