This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
Barling, Arkansas North Little Rock, Arkansas Loch Lynn Heights, Maryland Glassboro, New Jersey Albuquerque, New Mexico Grand Prairie, Texas West Valley City, Utah Bluefield, Virginia Chamberlayne, Virginia Merrimac, 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.