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Other web-building spiderLatrodectus hasselti

Redback Spider at Aranda Bushland

Latrodectus hasselti at Aranda Bushland - 11 Feb 2018

Identification history

Other web-building spider Latrodectus hasselti 14 Feb 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Other web-building spider Latrodectus hasselti 12 Feb 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 11 Feb 2018 CathB

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Possibly a young redback? In a messy web with several smaller individuals.

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(order) (Unidentified springtail) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB Colobostruma sp. (genus) (Fierce gremlin ant) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 25 Apr 2019 by CathB Acizzia sp. (genus) (Unidentified wattle psyllid) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Apr 2019 by CathB Polyclonus atratus (A sawfly) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Mar 2019 by CathB Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Mar 2019 by CathB Cirphula pyrrhocnemis (Variable Cirphula) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Mar 2019 by CathB Podomyrma sp. (genus) (Muscleman Tree Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Mar 2019 by CathB Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Aranda Bushland - 20 Feb 2019 by CathB Hypoblemum scutulatum (A jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Dec 2018 by CathB Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Nov 2018 by CathB Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Oct 2018 by GlenRyan Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Oct 2018 by GlenRyan Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB Australomisidia sp. (genus) (Crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB Callibracon capitator (White Flank Black Braconid Wasp) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB Acacia vestita (Weeping Boree) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Jul 2018 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Jul 2018 by CathB Psocodea 'Psocoptera' sp. (order) (Unidentified bark louse) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Jul 2018 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Apr 2018 by CathB Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Apr 2018 by CathB Arasia mollicoma (Flat-white Jumping Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Mar 2018 by CathB Brachytria jugosa (Jugosa longhorn beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Mar 2018 by CathB Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Feb 2018 by CathB Endotricha ignealis (A Pyralid moth) at Aranda Bushland - 8 Jan 2018 by CathB Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Aranda Bushland - 3 Jan 2018 by CathB Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Dec 2017 by CathB Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Dec 2017 by CathB Microtis parviflora (Slender onion orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Dec 2017 by CathB Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Nov 2017 by CathB Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2017 by CathB Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2017 by DerekC Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Sep 2017 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Sep 2017 by CathB Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Sep 2017 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB Campylopus (A moss) at Aranda Bushland - 19 Aug 2017 by CathB Chiloscyphus sp. (A leafy liverwort) at Aranda Bushland - 19 Aug 2017 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Jul 2017 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Apr 2017 by CathB Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Apr 2017 by CathB Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Aranda Bushland - 25 Feb 2017 by CathB Arachnura higginsi (Scorpion-tailed Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Feb 2017 by CathB Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Dec 2016 by CathB Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 3 Nov 2016 by CathB Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Diuris sulphurea (Tiger orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Calochilus platychilus (Purple beard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB Diuris sulphurea (Tiger orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 27 Oct 2016 by CathB Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2016 by CathB Caladenia atrovespa (Green-comb Spider Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Oct 2016 by DerekC Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2016 by CathB Caladenia sp. at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Corunastylis sp. (A midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Calochilus sp. (Bearded orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 9 Sep 2016 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 9 Sep 2016 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Sep 2016 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Aug 2016 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Jun 2016 by CathB Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 13 May 2016 by CathB Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 13 May 2016 by CathB Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 7 May 2016 by CathB Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 5 May 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Mar 2020 by CathB
Pseudopenthes fenestrata (Window-winged bee fly) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Jan 2020 by CathB
Dicranolaius bellulus (Red and Blue Pollen Beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Jan 2020 by CathB
Philophlaeus sp. (genus) (Carabid beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Oct 2019 by CathB
Myrmarachne luctuosa (Polyrachis Ant Mimic Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Oct 2019 by CathB
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 24 Oct 2019 by CathB
Lexithia rufipennis (Weevil) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Oct 2019 by CathB
Goniaea sp. (genus) (A gumleaf grasshopper) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Oct 2019 by Kurt
Diphucrania acuducta (Acuducta jewel beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2019 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 18 Jul 2019 by CathB
Symphypleona sp. (order) (Globular springtail) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Jul 2019 by CathB
Collembola sp. (order) (Unidentified springtail) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB
Colobostruma sp. (genus) (Fierce gremlin ant) at Aranda Bushland - 4 Jul 2019 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 25 Apr 2019 by CathB
Acizzia sp. (genus) (Unidentified wattle psyllid) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Apr 2019 by CathB
Polyclonus atratus (A sawfly) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Mar 2019 by CathB
Opisthoncus grassator (Jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Mar 2019 by CathB
Cirphula pyrrhocnemis (Variable Cirphula) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Mar 2019 by CathB
Podomyrma sp. (genus) (Muscleman Tree Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Mar 2019 by CathB
Camponotus suffusus (Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Aranda Bushland - 20 Feb 2019 by CathB
Hypoblemum scutulatum (A jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Dec 2018 by CathB
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark grasshopper) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Nov 2018 by CathB
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Oct 2018 by GlenRyan
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 6 Oct 2018 by GlenRyan
Pterostylis nutans (Nodding greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Sep 2018 by CathB
Australomisidia sp. (genus) (Crab spider) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB
Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB
Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB
Callibracon capitator (White Flank Black Braconid Wasp) at Aranda Bushland - 7 Sep 2018 by CathB
Acacia vestita (Weeping Boree) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Jul 2018 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Jul 2018 by CathB
Psocodea 'Psocoptera' sp. (order) (Unidentified bark louse) at Aranda Bushland - 29 Jul 2018 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Apr 2018 by CathB
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Apr 2018 by CathB
Arasia mollicoma (Flat-white Jumping Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Mar 2018 by CathB
Brachytria jugosa (Jugosa longhorn beetle) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Mar 2018 by CathB
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Aranda Bushland - 11 Feb 2018 by CathB
Endotricha ignealis (A Pyralid moth) at Aranda Bushland - 8 Jan 2018 by CathB
Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Aranda Bushland - 3 Jan 2018 by CathB
Commius elegans (Cherry Ballart Shield Bug) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Dec 2017 by CathB
Salticidae (family) (Unidentified Jumping spider) at Aranda Bushland - 22 Dec 2017 by CathB
Microtis parviflora (Slender onion orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 5 Dec 2017 by CathB
Harpobittacus australis (Hangingfly) at Aranda Bushland - 12 Nov 2017 by CathB
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2017 by CathB
Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2017 by DerekC
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 21 Sep 2017 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Sep 2017 by CathB
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Sep 2017 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Aug 2017 by CathB
Campylopus (A moss) at Aranda Bushland - 19 Aug 2017 by CathB
Chiloscyphus sp. (A leafy liverwort) at Aranda Bushland - 19 Aug 2017 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 10 Jul 2017 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Apr 2017 by CathB
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Aranda Bushland - 13 Apr 2017 by CathB
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Corunastylis clivicola (Rufous midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Apr 2017 by AaronClausen
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Aranda Bushland - 25 Feb 2017 by CathB
Arachnura higginsi (Scorpion-tailed Spider) at Aranda Bushland - 2 Feb 2017 by CathB
Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 14 Dec 2016 by CathB
Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 3 Nov 2016 by CathB
Caladenia moschata (Musky caps) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Caladenia cucullata (Lemon caps) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Diuris sulphurea (Tiger orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Thelymitra sp. (A sun orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Calochilus platychilus (Purple beard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Nov 2016 by CathB
Diuris sulphurea (Tiger orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 27 Oct 2016 by CathB
Caleana minor (Small Duck Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 23 Oct 2016 by CathB
Caladenia atrovespa (Green-comb Spider Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 16 Oct 2016 by DerekC
Diuris nigromontana (Black mountain leopard orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 15 Oct 2016 by CathB
Caladenia sp. at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Corunastylis sp. (A midge orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Calochilus sp. (Bearded orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Microtis sp. (Onion Orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Oct 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 9 Sep 2016 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 9 Sep 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 1 Sep 2016 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 30 Aug 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 28 Jun 2016 by CathB
Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Aranda Bushland - 13 May 2016 by CathB
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 13 May 2016 by CathB
Cyanicula caerulea (Blue fingers) at Aranda Bushland - 7 May 2016 by CathB
Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Aranda Bushland - 5 May 2016 by CathB

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 11 Feb 2018 Recorded on
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