Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the superfamily Salticoidea — very many jumping spiders.

Etymologies

Saltis +‎ -idae (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He was a jumping spider of the family Salticidae, the most handsome and sophisticated of the spider clans, though not the largest or most populous.

    Falcon Street

  • So far arachnologists have described more than 300 species of Salticidae from Australia and estimate another

    A Snail's Eye View

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