Male Jumping Spider  (three photos)
possibly Johnsoni or Ardens

phidippus johnsoni or ardens
I found this cute little male jumper at Red Butte Garden, SLC, Utah. © Carol Davis 9-16-2014

jumping spider
When trying to decide what this spider was, I found conflicting photos from
 around the web.  © Carol Davis 9-16-2014

I think it is a little male of either the genus Johnsoni or Ardens.  You can find
descriptions of both, as well as other jumping spiders,
at  © Carol Davis 9-16-2014

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