Peacock Spider 20 (Maratus tortus)

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Frankske Verstraeten : Swigy swoogy shake that booty!

Astropipe : It's so cool to see that they seem to know what they exactly can do, like this lovely guy has the lashes and uses a completely different dance to use them in their fullest potential.

KlingonCaptain : All that work for a girl.

Claudinchenchen : Great footage! This small spiders are not easy to film. Well done!

Ria Pi : I xannot express how much I love your videos!

Tiffany Hallmark : I'm always impressed by your video captures, especially unknown species. You, sir, are amazing. Please keep sharing these fantastic films.

cndns2 : Success. She liked his moves. Lol.

Gunship : These two were adorable ☺

Chuck Boren III : The environmental sounds are incredible!

Amethyst Dawn : It kinda looks like he's got little wings that he's flapping :)

Not Today : I live for these.

Astropipe :

Eric Duong : It’s got little tail feathers

Staudinka : That pan-out with one spider waving from the right is worth an award.

jo han : He's setting mascara trends :) But then again he gets totally ignored some of the times :)

D Petty : Wow, spectacular!

poppedweasel : Amazing record of natural history.

Lord spider : Such interesting angles. Nice work!

DOOM OCTOPUS : tufted eyebrow spider

IANRPARKER : One day we may understand what they are communicating. " Yey Shielagh! Great party last night" "Yey Bruce what a gas. Tell me that one about camera man and his long lense again." Thanks Peacockspiderman great films.

TTTE FAN 8623 : So cute

Tor : beautiful

Debbie Snider : Amazing and beautiful! How do you manage to video them without scaring them away? I'm glad the male didn't get eaten.

alpha dog : is this a new species or something? first time i've seen one of these. totally amazing

jettavrsix : I just want to thank you for producing such beautiful, interesting and vital content. There is so much human narcissism on YouTube that makes it hard for me to see value in humanity. And then I happen upon a channel like yours documenting the fantastic wonders of our planet and how these beautiful moments can be found in the smallest spaces and tiniest creatures. As I watch your videos, they give me a meditative, calming effect, they are fascinating and I love seeing the diversity in the species. I would really enjoy a documentary feature on your work filming these tiny miracles.

Lee Williams : works every time

Han Ng : Someone please mash this up with that “my milkshake brings all the boys to the yard” song.

Keith Dvorak : These always make me so happy! Thank you for sharing ❤️

Ambi Sinistrous : What is this audio? :O Are those tail "swoosh swoosh"es real??

말랑몽 : I really want to make tiny pompoms for their wee legs.

Daci Sky : Wonderful video and perfect sounds as well.

Staudinka : Why do you mention Google Chrome? You can watch it just fine using Firefox.

Lithian Haim : Gorgeous footage, what equipment did you use here?

Mako K : Little cuties, so lovely 💕🕷

Holly Blair : Ok...we already have Sparklemuffin...can this one please be Fluffbutt?!? He legit has tail feathers 😄

Kathleen J. Minniti : Woot! He got the girl!

cyberswaggie : I'm really pleased that peacock spider has gone back to his natural roots and given away all that trashy disco razzmatazz. He had sold out to the man but now it's all cool down by the pool.

Jon Cavaliere : Yay :) Another Peacock Spider vid! Thanks for sharing

DJ - W0LFB3AT5 : boom shake ur body and do the conga...

vikingtimbo : Wow that's a really unusual one! The males aren't as colourful as in most other species but I love the tufts of "feathers" and the unique swishing of the abdomen (I assume you added the sound effects yourself but I like them!). "Otto's Feather-arsed Spider"?  Maratus fluffy-buttus.

Kerry Jaggers : Thanks Peacockspiderman for all your diligence bringing these fascinating creatures to our attention so beautifully.

TheWheelofLife100 : These spiders must have excellent vision,the female was completely memorized by the movement of the male's abdomen,she couldn't keep her 6 eye's off him.Oh and 1 more thing,first.

Gawrila Ghul : that's what i call a happy ending!

Schmelzen999 : I like how she snubs him a couple times. He doesn't know what to do with himself.

TheFaithArtist : This is excellent! Thank you for including footage of both courtship and insemination. And I have to say how much I appreciate the soundtrack, with subtle FX and location-appropriate animal calls. Good job.

VesperaTheKindTheBrave AndTheGamer : I absolutely LOVE Peacock Spiders because of your studies, Jürgen! 😁 Please keep up and continue your studies, my favourite is Maratus Sceletus! I am even studying it and the Nursery Web Spider for an assignment! I love your work! It's amazing how you record such beautiful spiders!

Chris A : Fantastic! My favorite however will always be #7!!!!!!!!!

Jane Doe x : The way she lifted her tiny head at 1:56 ! ....Those tiny things are so cute, their body language is really impressive !

Golden Bug : 와~~ 귀여워...^^

Rüdiger Hartmann : A great video which certainly wasn't done one the fly 👍