This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
Barling, Arkansas North Little Rock, Arkansas Oakland, Maryland Glassboro, New Jersey Albuquerque, New Mexico Portland, Oregon Grand Prairie, Texas Salt Lake City, Utah Blacksburg, Virginia Bluefield, Virginia Richmond, Virginia Selah, Washington
On Jul 16, 2010, tardis from Albuquerque, NM wrote:
Aka "Daring Jumping Spider", Phidippus audax is an audaciously intelligent arachnid often found in the garden and sometimes indoors here in Albuquerque and all over the US. Very attractive, interactive, and amusing. These large jumping spiders have iridescent green chelicerae and are unmistakable.