Latrodectus hasselti

Redback Spider at Point 3852

Latrodectus hasselti at Point 3852 - 11 Feb 2018
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Identification history

Latrodectus hasselti 14 Feb 2018 MichaelMulvaney
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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Urodacus manicatus (Black Rock Scorpion) at Belconnen, ACT - 14 Oct 2017 by DerekC

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  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 11 Feb 2018 07:38 AM Recorded on
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