Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus


Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus

Discovered in garden. 11th September 2020. © Peter Hillman

Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus

Discovered in shed.
26th May 2020. © Peter Hillman

Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus

Discovered in garden.
16th july 2019. © Peter Hillman

Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus

Discovered in shed.
26th May 2020. © Peter Hillman

Zebra Spider Salticus scenicus

Discovered in shedd.
18th May 2018. © Peter Hillman

Family Salticidae (Jumping spiders)

Body length 5-7 mm.

A very distinctive jumping spider white stripy markings.

It is often noticed in sunny locations such as on walls or fences stalking for prey. Abundant and widespread throughout, although less so in Scotland.