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Araneus talipedatus

Slender green orb-weaver at Latham, ACT

Araneus talipedatus at Latham, ACT - 22 Jun 2020
Araneus talipedatus at Latham, ACT - 22 Jun 2020
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Identification history

Araneus talipedatus 7 Jul 2020 Bron
Unidentified 23 Jun 2020 Roger

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User's notes

This little spider was on a young Eucalypt bush at Umbagong. We have spent some time trying to ID it - thoughts are either a Sac or an Orb spider.

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Bron wrote:
   6 Jul 2020
Araneus talipedatus group Roger, Source:RobertWhyte http://www.arachne.org.au. It's apparently a group that needs revision
Roger wrote:
   7 Jul 2020
Thanks Bron for the ID
Bron wrote:
   7 Jul 2020
Delighted to help Roger

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Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by Roger Platyptilia celidotus (Plume Moth) at Latham, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by Roger Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord Sericopimpla sp. (genus) (Case Moth Larvae Parasite Wasp) at Latham, ACT - 20 Sep 2021 by Roger Cryptocephalinae sp. (sub-family) (A case-bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Tufted Tyrant Ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger Pheidole sp. (genus) (Seed-harvesting ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2021 by Roger Eurypella tasmaniensis (Eurypella tasmaniensis) at Latham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Roger Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Anisolabididae (family) (Unidentified wingless earwig) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Phellinus sp. (resupinate) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston Lemidia accincta (Clerid beetle) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by Roger Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by Roger Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger Carphurus sp. (genus) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger Deliochus zelivira (Messy Leaf Curling Spider) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger Stenarella victoriae (An ichneumon parasitic wasp) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger Rhinotia phoenicoptera (Belid weevil) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by Roger Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Gamochaeta americana (Cudweed) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Latham, ACT - 5 Nov 2020 by Roger Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Latham, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by tpreston Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Roger Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Roger Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by Roger Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Latham, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by Roger Adelium porcatum (Darkling Beetle) at Latham, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by Roger Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger Ectropis fractaria (Ringed Bark Moth) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger Riccia subbifurca (Liverwort) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston Sisymbrium officinale (Common Hedge Mustard) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston Spilonota-group (A Tortricid moth) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by Roger zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric Euophryinae sp.(Undescribed) (subfamily) (A jumping spider) at Latham, ACT - 22 Jul 2020 by Roger zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by Caric zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric zz flat polypore - white(ish) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric zz jelly-like puzzles at Latham, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by Caric zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by Caric Parapalaeosepsis plebeia (Ant fly) at Latham, ACT - 18 Jun 2020 by Roger Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2020 by Roger Pisolithus marmoratus (Horse Dung Fungus) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric Ichneumonidae (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2020 by Roger Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM Katipo rubrivenosa (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Apr 2020 by Roger Rosopaella cuprea (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 16 Apr 2020 by Roger Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Latham, ACT - 6 Apr 2020 by Roger Sciaridae sp. (family) (Black fungus gnat) at Latham, ACT - 3 Apr 2020 by Roger Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by Roger Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Latham, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by Roger Habronestes bradleyi (Bradley's Ant-Eating Spider) at Latham, ACT - 28 Mar 2020 by Roger Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Latham, ACT - 11 Mar 2020 by Roger Glenoleon meteoricus (Patch-wing Glenoleon) at Latham, ACT - 11 Mar 2020 by Roger Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock Fern) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Heteropternis obscurella (A grasshopper) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Latham, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 by RWPurdie Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Latham, ACT - 20 Aug 2018 by Rosie Dichostereum rhodosporum at Latham, ACT - 1 Jul 2018 by Heino1 Phlebiopsis crassa (A corticioid or paint fungi) at Latham, ACT - 1 Jul 2018 by Heino1 Eichleriella sp. at Latham, ACT - 30 Jun 2018 by Heino1 Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Aquarius antigone (Water strider, pond skater) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 28 Oct 2017 by Christine Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2010 by Christine
Tiphiidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Smooth flower wasp) at Latham, ACT - 8 Feb 2022 by Roger
Platyptilia celidotus (Plume Moth) at Latham, ACT - 14 Jan 2022 by Roger
Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Pultenaea subspicata (Low Bush-pea) at Latham, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by Tapirlord
Sericopimpla sp. (genus) (Case Moth Larvae Parasite Wasp) at Latham, ACT - 20 Sep 2021 by Roger
Cryptocephalinae sp. (sub-family) (A case-bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 26 Aug 2021 by Roger
Iridomyrmex rufoniger (Tufted Tyrant Ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger
Pheidole sp. (genus) (Seed-harvesting ant) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2021 by Roger
Cryptachaea veruculata (Diamondback comb-footed spider) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2021 by Roger
Eurypella tasmaniensis (Eurypella tasmaniensis) at Latham, ACT - 21 Jul 2021 by Roger
Gymnopilus junonius (Gymnopilus junonius) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Anisolabididae (family) (Unidentified wingless earwig) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Anonychomyrma sp. (genus) (Black Cocktail Ant) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Phellinus sp. (resupinate) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2021 by tpreston
Lemidia accincta (Clerid beetle) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by Roger
Perginae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified pergine sawfly) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2021 by Roger
Fulgoroidea sp. (superfamily) (Unidentified fulgoroid planthopper) at Latham, ACT - 12 Mar 2021 by Roger
Carphurus sp. (genus) (Soft-winged flower beetle) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger
Deliochus zelivira (Messy Leaf Curling Spider) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger
Stenarella victoriae (An ichneumon parasitic wasp) at Latham, ACT - 28 Jan 2021 by Roger
Rhinotia phoenicoptera (Belid weevil) at Latham, ACT - 17 Jan 2021 by Roger
Calomela curtisi (Acacia leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger
Oechalia schellenbergii (Spined Predatory Shield Bug) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger
Pardillana limbata (Common Pardillana) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Roger
Aporocera (Aporocera) haematodes (A case bearing leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Psaltoda moerens (Redeye cicada) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Taxeotis intextata (Looper Moth, Grey Taxeotis) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Gamochaeta americana (Cudweed) at Latham, ACT - 16 Dec 2020 by tpreston
Siphanta acuta (Green planthopper, Torpedo bug) at Latham, ACT - 5 Nov 2020 by Roger
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Latham, ACT - 23 Oct 2020 by tpreston
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Roger
Camponotus consobrinus (Banded sugar ant) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2020 by Roger
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Latham, ACT - 6 Sep 2020 by Christine
Ditropidus sp. (genus) (Leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 31 Aug 2020 by Roger
Coccinella transversalis (Transverse Ladybird) at Latham, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by Roger
Adelium porcatum (Darkling Beetle) at Latham, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by Roger
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger
Ectropis fractaria (Ringed Bark Moth) at Latham, ACT - 27 Aug 2020 by Roger
Riccia subbifurca (Liverwort) at Latham, ACT - 12 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Sisymbrium officinale (Common Hedge Mustard) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Spilonota-group (A Tortricid moth) at Latham, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by Roger
zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 2 Aug 2020 by Caric
Euophryinae sp.(Undescribed) (subfamily) (A jumping spider) at Latham, ACT - 22 Jul 2020 by Roger
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 18 Jul 2020 by Caric
zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric
zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric
zz flat polypore - white(ish) at Latham, ACT - 27 Jun 2020 by Caric
zz jelly-like puzzles at Latham, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by Caric
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Latham, ACT - 24 Jun 2020 by Caric
Parapalaeosepsis plebeia (Ant fly) at Latham, ACT - 18 Jun 2020 by Roger
Peltoschema oceanica (Oceanica leaf beetle) at Latham, ACT - 6 Jun 2020 by Roger
Pisolithus marmoratus (Horse Dung Fungus) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Latham, ACT - 5 Jun 2020 by Caric
Ichneumonidae (family) (Unidentified ichneumon wasp) at Latham, ACT - 4 May 2020 by Roger
Aristida ramosa (Purple Wire Grass) at Latham, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by MattM
Katipo rubrivenosa (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 17 Apr 2020 by Roger
Rosopaella cuprea (A leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 16 Apr 2020 by Roger
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Latham, ACT - 6 Apr 2020 by Roger
Sciaridae sp. (family) (Black fungus gnat) at Latham, ACT - 3 Apr 2020 by Roger
Cicadellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified leafhopper) at Latham, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by Roger
Comptosia sp. (genus) (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Latham, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by Roger
Habronestes bradleyi (Bradley's Ant-Eating Spider) at Latham, ACT - 28 Mar 2020 by Roger
Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Latham, ACT - 25 Mar 2020 by Roger
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Latham, ACT - 11 Mar 2020 by Roger
Glenoleon meteoricus (Patch-wing Glenoleon) at Latham, ACT - 11 Mar 2020 by Roger
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock Fern) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Heteropternis obscurella (A grasshopper) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Spectrotrota fimbrialis (A Pyralid moth) at Latham, ACT - 10 Mar 2020 by tpreston
Olearia tenuifolia (Narrow-leaved Daisybush) at Latham, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 by RWPurdie
Hydromys chrysogaster (Rakali or Water Rat) at Latham, ACT - 20 Aug 2018 by Rosie
Dichostereum rhodosporum at Latham, ACT - 1 Jul 2018 by Heino1
Phlebiopsis crassa (A corticioid or paint fungi) at Latham, ACT - 1 Jul 2018 by Heino1
Eichleriella sp. at Latham, ACT - 30 Jun 2018 by Heino1
Pachycephala rufiventris (Rufous Whistler) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Neochmia temporalis (Red-browed Finch) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Aquarius antigone (Water strider, pond skater) at Latham, ACT - 12 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Laxta sp. (genus) (Bark cockroach) at Latham, ACT - 28 Oct 2017 by Christine
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Latham, ACT - 16 Feb 2010 by Christine

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 22 Jun 2020 03:05 PM Recorded on
  • Roger Recorded by

Additional information

  • Less than 5mm Animal size

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