Local Government Partner :: ACT GovernmentSupported by :: Australian Native Plants Society (ANPS) Canberra Region :: Gearys Gap/Wamboin Landcare Group
Home Other Arthropods Spiders (Araneae) Other web-building spiders

Latrodectus hasselti

Redback Spider at Higgins, ACT

Latrodectus hasselti at Higgins, ACT - 17 Jan 2021
Latrodectus hasselti at Higgins, ACT - 17 Jan 2021
Latrodectus hasselti at Higgins, ACT - 17 Jan 2021
Request use of media

Identification history

Latrodectus hasselti 19 Jan 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Latrodectus hasselti 19 Jan 2021 AlisonMilton

Identify this sighting


Please Login or Register to identify this sighting.

Be the first to comment


Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby sightings

Page 1 of 1 pages - image sightings only 82 1 81

Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Alison Milton Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by Alison Milton Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Higgins, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 11 May 2020 by Alison Milton Lepiota s.l. at Higgins, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton Turneromyia sp. (genus) (Zebra spider wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 7 Mar 2020 by Alison Milton Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Dec 2019 by Alison Milton Lamprima aurata (Golden stag beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Dec 2019 by Alison Milton Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Heteronyx dimidiatus (Dimidiatus scarab beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton Calliphora vicina (European bluebottle) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Monomorium sp. (genus) (A Monomorium ant) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019 by Alison Milton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019 by Alison Milton Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Apr 2019 by AlisonMilton Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Anestia sp. (genus) (A tiger moth) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Lauxaniidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lauxaniid fly) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Pompilidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Radumeris tasmaniensis (Yellow Hairy Flower Wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton Crabroninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified solitary wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton Dolichopodidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Long-legged fly) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton Pseudoperga lewisii (A Sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton Garrha carnea (A concealer moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton Lepidoscia sp. (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Philobota productella (Pasture Tunnel Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 12 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2017 by Alison Milton Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton Anthela varia (Varied anthelid) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Paropsis charybdis (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Anoplognathus montanus (Montane Christmas beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Araneae sp. (order) (Unidentified spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Lehtinelagia prasina (Leek-green flower spider, crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Nezara viridula (Green vegetable bug) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Jan 2008 by Alison Milton Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Sep 2006 by Alison Milton
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Jan 2021 by Alison Milton
Corvus coronoides (Australian Raven) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Dec 2020 by Alison Milton
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Higgins, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Uresiphita ornithopteralis (Tree Lucerne Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Nov 2020 by Alison Milton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton
Acanthiza chrysorrhoa (Yellow-rumped Thornbill) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Oct 2020 by Alison Milton
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 4 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Platycercus eximius (Eastern Rosella) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 11 May 2020 by Alison Milton
Lepiota s.l. at Higgins, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Higgins, ACT - 26 Apr 2020 by Alison Milton
Turneromyia sp. (genus) (Zebra spider wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 7 Mar 2020 by Alison Milton
Zanda funereus (Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 9 Feb 2020 by Alison Milton
Eudynamys orientalis (Eastern Koel) at Higgins, ACT - 30 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Oriolus sagittatus (Olive-backed Oriole) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Jan 2020 by Alison Milton
Psychidae sp. (family) (Unidentified case moth or bagworm) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Dec 2019 by Alison Milton
Lamprima aurata (Golden stag beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Dec 2019 by Alison Milton
Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Heteronyx dimidiatus (Dimidiatus scarab beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Leistomorpha brontoscopa (A concealer moth) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Oct 2019 by Alison Milton
Calliphora vicina (European bluebottle) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Microtropesa sp. (genus) (Tachinid fly) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Monomorium sp. (genus) (A Monomorium ant) at Higgins, ACT - 27 Aug 2019 by Alison Milton
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019 by Alison Milton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Jun 2019 by Alison Milton
Myrmeleontidae (family) (Unidentified Antlion Lacewing) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Apr 2019 by AlisonMilton
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Pterohelaeus striatopunctatus (Darkling beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Higgins, ACT - 25 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Anestia sp. (genus) (A tiger moth) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Lauxaniidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lauxaniid fly) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Chalcididae sp. (family) (Unidentified chalcid wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Geometridae (family) IMMATURES (Unidentified IMMATURE Geometer moths) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Pompilidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Spider wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Aporocera (Aporocera) consors (A leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Radumeris tasmaniensis (Yellow Hairy Flower Wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Crypsiphona ocultaria (Red-lined Looper Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Mar 2019 by Alison Milton
Chauliognathus tricolor (Tricolor soldier beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Higgins, ACT - 23 Feb 2019 by Alison Milton
Crabroninae sp. (subfamily) (Unidentified solitary wasp) at Higgins, ACT - 13 Jan 2019 by Alison Milton
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Common hover fly) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2018 by Alison Milton
Dolichopodidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Long-legged fly) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Nov 2018 by Alison Milton
Anthochaera carunculata (Red Wattlebird) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Oct 2018 by Alison Milton
Myrmecia nigriceps (Black-headed bull ant) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2018 by Alison Milton
Todiramphus sanctus (Sacred Kingfisher) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Feb 2018 by Alison Milton
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 3 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton
Caedicia simplex (Common Garden Katydid) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton
Pseudoperga lewisii (A Sawfly) at Higgins, ACT - 2 Jan 2018 by Alison Milton
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Garrha carnea (A concealer moth) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Ecnolagria grandis (Honeybrown beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Lepidoscia sp. (genus) (Unidentified cone case moth) at Higgins, ACT - 5 Dec 2017 by Alison Milton
Apis mellifera (European honey bee) at Higgins, ACT - 18 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Philobota productella (Pasture Tunnel Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 12 Nov 2017 by Alison Milton
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Higgins, ACT - 20 Sep 2017 by Alison Milton
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Cacatua sanguinea (Little Corella) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Higgins, ACT - 6 Aug 2017 by Alison Milton
Cymbacha ocellata (Facemask crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton
Coccinellidae sp. (family) (Unidentified lady beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton
Pseudoperga sp. (genus) (Sawfly, Spitfire) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton
Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Higgins, ACT - 11 Feb 2017 by Alison Milton
Anthela varia (Varied anthelid) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Paropsis charybdis (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Iridomyrmex purpureus (Meat Ant) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Higgins, ACT - 15 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Anoplognathus montanus (Montane Christmas beetle) at Higgins, ACT - 14 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Araneae sp. (order) (Unidentified spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Gonipterus sp. (genus) (Eucalyptus Weevil) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Lehtinelagia prasina (Leek-green flower spider, crab spider) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Nezara viridula (Green vegetable bug) at Higgins, ACT - 8 Jan 2017 by Alison Milton
Chelepteryx collesi (White-stemmed Gum Moth) at Higgins, ACT - 1 Jan 2008 by Alison Milton
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Higgins, ACT - 17 Sep 2006 by Alison Milton

1 

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 17 Jan 2021 01:26 PM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
1240014 sightings of 6661 species in 1009 locations from 4023 members
Proudly Australian made, owned and hosted CCA 3.0 | privacy