Austracantha minax

Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider at Michelago, NSW

Austracantha minax at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2017
Austracantha minax at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2017
Austracantha minax at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2017
Austracantha minax at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2017
Austracantha minax at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2017
Request use of media

Identification history

Austracantha minax 23 Jun 2018 MichaelMulvaney
Austracantha minax 21 Jun 2018 Illilanga

Identify this sighting


Please Login or Register to identify this sighting.

User's notes

Private property. No public access without permission. See also: https://canberra.naturemapr.org/Community/Sighting/3389316 for egg sac.

Be the first to comment


Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby sightings

Page 1 of 5 - image sightings only

Spilopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Illilanga & Baroona - 19 Feb 2024 by Illilanga
Pteropus poliocephalus (Grey-headed Flying-fox) at Illilanga & Baroona - 24 Jan 2024 by Illilanga
Senecio prenanthoides (Common Forest Fireweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 12 Jan 2024 by Tapirlord
Pterohelaeus piceus (Pie-dish beetle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 27 Nov 2023 by Illilanga
Antechinus agilis (Agile Antechinus) at Michelago, NSW - 12 Aug 2023 by Illilanga
Asianopis subrufa (Rufous net-casting spider) at Illilanga & Baroona - 26 Jan 2023 by Illilanga
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2022 by Illilanga
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Michelago, NSW - 23 Dec 2022 by Illilanga
Vombatus ursinus (Common wombat, Bare-nosed Wombat) at Michelago, NSW - 18 Sep 2022 by Illilanga
Dicranosterna immaculata (Acacia leaf beetle) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Jan 2022 by Illilanga
Opodiphthera eucalypti (Emperor Gum Moth) at Illilanga & Baroona - 6 Jan 2022 by Illilanga
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Michelago, NSW - 3 Jan 2022 by Illilanga
Stenarella victoriae (An ichneumon parasitic wasp) at Michelago, NSW - 19 Dec 2021 by Illilanga
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Michelago, NSW - 23 Oct 2021 by Illilanga
Haliaeetus leucogaster (White-bellied Sea-Eagle) at Illilanga & Baroona - 1 May 2021 by Illilanga
Microlaena stipoides (Weeping Grass) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Apr 2021 by Illilanga
Illeis galbula (Fungus-eating Ladybird) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Apr 2021 by Illilanga
Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Michelago, NSW - 7 Mar 2021 by Illilanga
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 5 Mar 2021 by Illilanga
Hippotion scrofa (Coprosma Hawk Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 3 Mar 2021 by Illilanga
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 30 Jan 2021 by Illilanga
Osphranter robustus robustus (Eastern Wallaroo) at Michelago, NSW - 21 Jan 2021 by Illilanga
Dianella sp. aff. longifolia (Benambra) (Pale Flax Lily, Blue Flax Lily) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Dec 2020 by Illilanga
Socca pustulosa (Knobbled Orbweaver) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2020 by Illilanga
Trapezites eliena (Orange Ochre) at Michelago, NSW - 8 Dec 2020 by Illilanga
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Michelago, NSW - 8 Dec 2020 by Illilanga
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown Butterfly) at Michelago, NSW - 30 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Yoyetta denisoni (Black Firetail Cicada) at Michelago, NSW - 30 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 21 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Clania ignobilis (Faggot Case Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 19 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Cerambycidae (family) (A longhorn beetle) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Opodiphthera eucalypti (Emperor Gum Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 15 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Perga dorsalis (Steel-blue sawfly, spitfire) at Michelago, NSW - 13 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Solanum linearifolium (Kangaroo Apple) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Austrostipa densiflora (Foxtail Speargrass) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Austrostipa scabra (Corkscrew Grass, Slender Speargrass) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Porrostoma rhipidium (Long-nosed Lycid (Net-winged) beetle) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Opercularia hispida (Hairy Stinkweed) at Illilanga & Baroona - 5 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Michelago, NSW - 2 Nov 2020 by Illilanga
Belenois java (Caper White) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Oct 2020 by Illilanga
Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Michelago, NSW - 28 Sep 2020 by Illilanga
Melithreptus lunatus (White-naped Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 20 Sep 2020 by Illilanga
Osphranter robustus robustus (Eastern Wallaroo) at Michelago, NSW - 31 Jul 2020 by Illilanga
Platyzosteria similis (Red-legged litter runner) at Michelago, NSW - 12 Jun 2020 by Illilanga
Psocodea 'Psocoptera' sp. (order) (Unidentified plant louse) at Michelago, NSW - 3 May 2020 by Illilanga
Abantiades atripalpis (Bardee grub/moth, Rain Moth) at Michelago, NSW - 28 Apr 2020 by Illilanga
Anabarhynchus sp. (genus) (Stiletto Fly (Sub-family Therevinae)) at Michelago, NSW - 24 Apr 2020 by Illilanga
Austrostipa bigeniculata (Kneed Speargrass) at Michelago, NSW - 24 Apr 2020 by Illilanga
Scutigeridae (family) (A scutigerid centipede) at Michelago, NSW - 25 Mar 2020 by Illilanga
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Mar 2020 by Illilanga
Ptilotula fusca (Fuscous Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Mar 2020 by Illilanga
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Michelago, NSW - 29 Feb 2020 by Illilanga
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Jan 2020 by Illilanga
Stizoptera bichenovii (Double-barred Finch) at Michelago, NSW - 20 Jan 2020 by Illilanga
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Jan 2020 by Illilanga
Oryctolagus cuniculus (European Rabbit) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Jan 2020 by Illilanga
Limnodynastes dumerilii (Eastern Banjo Frog) at Michelago, NSW - 4 Jan 2020 by Illilanga
Trapezites eliena (Orange Ochre) at Michelago, NSW - 19 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides (Eastern Blue-tongue) at Michelago, NSW - 17 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Polyrhachis ammon (Golden-spined Ant, Golden Ant) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Syllitus microps (Longicorn or Longhorn beetle) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Phyllotocus macleayi (Nectar scarab) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Rutilia (Grapholostylum) 'micans' at Michelago, NSW - 16 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Apiomorpha urnalis (A scale forming an urn shaped gall on eucalypts) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Nysius vinitor (Rutherglen bug) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Ocirrhoe unimaculata (Green Stink Bug) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Scrobiger splendidus (Clerid beetle) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Spathulina acroleuca (A seed fly) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Michelago, NSW - 14 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake) at Michelago, NSW - 11 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Adversaeschna brevistyla (Blue-spotted Hawker) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Carlia tetradactyla (Southern Rainbow Skink) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Amphibolurus muricatus (Jacky Lizard) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Michelago, NSW - 7 Dec 2019 by Illilanga
Eudynamys orientalis (Pacific Koel) at Michelago, NSW - 21 Nov 2019 by Illilanga
Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Michelago, NSW - 29 Oct 2019 by Illilanga
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Michelago, NSW - 28 Oct 2019 by Illilanga
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Michelago, NSW - 11 Oct 2019 by Illilanga
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Michelago, NSW - 11 Sep 2019 by Illilanga
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Michelago, NSW - 7 Sep 2019 by Illilanga
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Michelago, NSW - 1 Sep 2019 by Illilanga
Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 1 Sep 2019 by Illilanga
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Michelago, NSW - 26 Aug 2019 by Illilanga
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Michelago, NSW - 16 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Michelago, NSW - 10 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Alisterus scapularis (Australian King-Parrot) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Pyrrholaemus sagittatus (Speckled Warbler) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 9 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Myiagra inquieta (Restless Flycatcher) at Michelago, NSW - 1 Jun 2019 by Illilanga
Trichosurus vulpecula (Common Brushtail Possum) at Michelago, NSW - 29 May 2019 by Illilanga
Falco berigora (Brown Falcon) at Michelago, NSW - 12 May 2019 by Illilanga
Ptilotula penicillata (White-plumed Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 3 May 2019 by Illilanga
Melithreptus brevirostris (Brown-headed Honeyeater) at Michelago, NSW - 3 May 2019 by Illilanga
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Michelago, NSW - 2 May 2019 by Illilanga
Oxycanus antipoda (Late Oxycanus) at Michelago, NSW - 2 May 2019 by Illilanga
Oxycanus silvanus (Pale Oxycanus) at Michelago, NSW - 2 May 2019 by Illilanga

1  2  3  4  5 

Location information

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 26 Dec 2017 06:28 PM Recorded on
  • Illilanga Recorded by

Species information

2,166,434 sightings of 20,568 species in 6,767 locations from 11,940 contributors
CCA 3.0 | privacy
We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of this land and acknowledge their continuing connection to their culture. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.