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Orb-weaving spider (several families)Araneinae (subfamily)

Orb weaver at Namadgi National Park

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Araneinae (subfamily) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019
Araneinae (subfamily) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019
Araneinae (subfamily) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2019

Identification history

Orb-weaving spider (several families) Araneinae (subfamily) 16 May 2019 KimPullen
Unidentified 10 Jan 2019 SWishart

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Author's notes

Seen lying along grass seed head - after much debate with husband, have settled for under 1.2 mm body length but could have been slightly bigger.

1 comment

KimPullen wrote:
   16 May 2019
Possibly Eriophora or Backobourkia.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • 10 Jan 2019 Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by

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