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Jumping spider


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...

4 biggest jumpers in the world of insects | MNN - Mother Nature ...


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 ...

Top 10 jumping animals | OneKind


A selection of 10 of the best jumpers of all animals on earth including hares and the red kangaroo.

What insect can jump the farthest - Answers.com


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 ...

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Incredible Insects


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 ...

Who Jumps the Highest? | Wonderopolis


Sep 6, 2012 ... 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 ...

Legendary Leapers: 12 of Nature's Highest Hoppers - WebEcoist


Dec 17, 2012 ... Before the frogs jump, they stretch most of their hindlimb muscles, and ... this little insect held the world record for nature's highest jumper.

What Insect Migrates the Farthest Annually? | Animals - mom.me


Several species of creatures from diverse families migrate, and science has yet to fully understand the process. Several kinds of insects take on the burden of ...

World's Top 10 Highest Jumping Animals & Insects Infographic ...


World's Top 10 Highest Jumping Animals & Insects Infographic ... The animal which comes on the top of the list of the 10 highest jumping animals is Flea.

Secrets to the Biggest Frog Jumps Ever Revealed - Live Science


Oct 16, 2013 ... Bullfrogs at the Calaveras County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee regularly jump farther than bullfrogs tested in laboratories. Now, researchers ...

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Highest jump by an insect | Guinness World Records


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 ...

The high-jumping bug that really is super - Telegraph


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.

15 Highest and Longest Jumping Animals in the World - GEVA


Jul 2, 2015 ... Many animals have an excellent athletic capability. These 15 animals make our jumping Olympic gold medalist looks like an amateur jumper.