The jumping spider family (Salticidae) contains over 500 described genera and
more than ... rearranged into two rows, with two large posterior lateral eyes
furthest back. ..... Some small insects ar...
Nov 7, 2013 ... Here are four insects that have mastered the art of the jump. ... The grasshopper
is the insect that jumps to mind when most people think of ...
A flea can jump up to 200 times their body length making it the insect who can
jump the farthest. A grasshopper is next at up to 80 times its body length in a ...
Jul 31, 2003 ... The highest recorded jump by an insect is 70 cm (28 in) by the froghopper (
Philaenus spumarius). When it jumps, the insect accelerates at ...
Whilst we may marvel at the long or high jumping abilities of our top Olympic
athletes, their abilities are overshadowed by some of the animal kingdom's really
The Most Annoying Insect: Many would agree that it is the tiny biting fly ... The
Longest-jumping Insect: One species of fleas jumps 150 times their own body ...
Jul 31, 2003 ... A bug that can leap the equivalent of a skyscraper has beaten the flea to become
the insect world high jump champion.
Aug 26, 2016 ... There are two ways you can measure the highest jumps. .... Among insects, the
species that do serious jumping are often known as "hoppers".
To find the best jumpers in the world, though, you need to take a look at some
amazing insects. For example, grasshoppers can jump 20 times their own body ...
If a man had the same abilities, he could jump over a five-story building. ...
jumping as the larger species; sze does not play a role in how far grasshoppers
can jump. ... How Did the Walking Stick Insect Get Its Name · Diagram of a