The jumping spider family (Salticidae) contains over 500 described genera and
over ... rearranged into two rows, with two large posterior lateral eyes furthest
back. ... it is suspected that the red...
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 ...
Nov 7, 2013 ... In the insect world, some species have evolved remarkable abilities to accurately
hurl themselves vast distances. Some of the jumping bugs ...
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 ...
Whilst we may marvel at the long or high jumping abilities of our top Olympic
athletes, their prowess is overshadowed by some of the animal kingdom's really
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 ...
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.
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.
Feb 10, 2011 ... In most of the jumps two parts of the insects' complicated legs - the toe and knee -
were in contact with the ground during the push off.
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 ...