Zygoballus

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Translingual[edit]

Zygoballus sexpunctatus jumping spider

Etymology[edit]

From a combination of the Ancient Greek word ζυγόν (zygon), meaning "yoke", and the genus name Ballus. The etymology of Ballus is unknown, but may be related to the Greek word βαλλίζω (ballizo), meaning "dance" or "jump about".

Proper noun[edit]

Zygoballus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the subfamily Dendryphantinae — certain jumping spiders.

See also[edit]

  • See Wikipedia for species

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