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Pisauridae sp. (family)

Water spider at Carwoola, NSW

Pisauridae sp. (family) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020
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Identification history

Pisauridae sp. (family) 5 Jul 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Dolomedes sp. (genus) 12 Oct 2020 BIrdsinCanberra

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I wanted to photograph it on the water surface but it was moving too fast to get a decent photograph so I had to do with this one of it peering over a twig.

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Nearby sightings

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Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Carwoola, NSW - 7 Jul 2021 by JaneR Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Carwoola, NSW - 7 Jul 2021 by JaneR Scioglyptis chionomera (Grey Patch Bark Moth) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Melanodes anthracitaria (Black Geometrid) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Pyrrholaemus sagittatus (Speckled Warbler) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra Daphoenositta chrysoptera (Varied Sittella) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Acacia rubida (Red-leaved Wattle) at Carwoola, NSW - 7 Jul 2021 by JaneR
Leucochrysum albicans subsp. tricolor (Hoary Sunray) at Carwoola, NSW - 7 Jul 2021 by JaneR
Scioglyptis chionomera (Grey Patch Bark Moth) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Litoria peronii (Peron's Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Melanodes anthracitaria (Black Geometrid) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Limnodynastes tasmaniensis (Spotted Grass Frog) at Carwoola, NSW - 4 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Pyrrholaemus sagittatus (Speckled Warbler) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra
Daphoenositta chrysoptera (Varied Sittella) at Carwoola, NSW - 3 Oct 2020 by BIrdsinCanberra

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

Additional information

  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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