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Jumping spider - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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Nov 7, 2013 ... In the insect world, some species have evolved remarkable abilities to accurately hurl themselves vast distances. Some of the jumping bugs ...

Top 10 jumping animals - OneKind

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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  ...

What insect can jump the farthest - Answers.com

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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 ...

Fleas can jump 100 times their height because they have 'multi ...

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Feb 10, 2011 ... Scientists have discovered the insects catapult themselves by pushing off from the ground using their toes, ending the mystery around their ...

Who Jumps the Highest? | Wonderopolis

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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 ...

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

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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.

Biggest, Fastest, Bloodiest: Earth's Most Extreme Insects | WIRED

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Jan 31, 2012 ... The insect world championship title for high jump belongs to the 0.2-inch long froghopper, a common agricultural pest. Some species can jump ...

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Feb 10, 2011 ... Forty-four years after the debate about how fleas jump began, researchers ... the mystery thanks to high-speed cameras that show the insects p.
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Oct 7, 2007 ... Mike Powell's 8.95 metres jump. Frieking crazy compared to my sissy jump. hahaha.
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Highest jump by an insect | Guinness World Records

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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

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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.

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Incredible Insects

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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 ...