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Tamopsis sp. (genus)

Two-tailed spider at Downer, ACT

Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021
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Identification history

Tamopsis sp. (genus) 1 Aug 2021 michaelb
Tamopsis sp. 31 Jul 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Tamopsis sp. 31 Jul 2021 TimL

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Sighted out in the cold and rain. The spider is hiding in plain sight in the centre of the final image.

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michaelb wrote:
   1 Aug 2021
Hi Michael M
We now have a duplicate sp. here, this & Tamopsis sp. (genus).

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Goodenia hederacea (Ivy Goodenia) at Downer, ACT - 29 Aug 2021 by Ned_Johnston Sylvicola dubius (Wood-gnat) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021 by TimL Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021 by TimL Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Downer, ACT - 30 Jul 2021 by TimL Coranus sp. (genus) (Assassin bug) at Downer, ACT - 30 Jul 2021 by TimL Symphypleona sp. (order) (Globular springtail) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by TimL Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by TimL Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by TimL Calocera sp. (A stagshorn fungus) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jul 2021 by TimL Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jul 2021 by TimL Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Downer, ACT - 27 Jun 2021 by TimL Alleculinae sp. (Subfamily) (Unidentified Comb-clawed beetle) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by TimL Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by TimL Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL Kahaono wallacei (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL Monomachus antipodalis (A parasitic wasp) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL Tmarus marmoreus (Marbled crab spider) at Downer, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by TimL Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Downer, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL Ledrinae sp. (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL Kahaono wallacei (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by TimL Collembola sp. (class) (Springtail) at Downer, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by TimL Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jun 2021 by WHall Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL Ledrinae sp. (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL Ceratopogonidae (family) (Biting Midge) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Downer, ACT - 25 May 2021 by TimL zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Downer, ACT - 25 May 2021 by TimL Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Downer, ACT - 21 May 2021 by TimL Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 7 May 2021 by TimL Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 7 May 2021 by TimL Entomophthoraceae (family) (An entomopathogenic (insect killing) fungus) at Downer, ACT - 5 May 2021 by TimL Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Downer, ACT - 6 Apr 2021 by TimL Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Downer, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by TimL Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Downer, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by PamR Periclystus circuiter (Angular Wing Antlion) at Downer, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by TimL Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Geron nigralis (Slender bee fly) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton Geron sp. (genus) (Slender Bee Fly) at Downer, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by TimL Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Downer, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by TimL Belenois java (Caper White) at Downer, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by TimL Polyphrades paganus (A weevil) at Downer, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by TimL Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Downer, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by TimL Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Downer, ACT - 18 Sep 2020 by TimL Aglaotilla sp. (genus) (Australian Velvet Ant) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by TimL Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Downer, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by TimL Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by TimL Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Downer, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by TimL Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Downer, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by TimL Strepsicrates macropetana (Eucalyptus Leafroller) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by Christine Rhytidoponera sp. (genus) (Rhytidoponera ant) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by rawshorty Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL Stenocotis depressa (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Downer, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by TimL Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Downer, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by TimL Empididae sp. (family) (Dance fly) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by TimL Glycaspis sp. (genus) (Unidentified sugary lerp) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by TimL Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL Daerlac nigricans (Ant Mimicking Seedbug) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL Laetiporus portentosus (White Punk) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by Tim L Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL
Goodenia hederacea (Ivy Goodenia) at Downer, ACT - 29 Aug 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Sylvicola dubius (Wood-gnat) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021 by TimL
Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2021 by TimL
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Downer, ACT - 30 Jul 2021 by TimL
Coranus sp. (genus) (Assassin bug) at Downer, ACT - 30 Jul 2021 by TimL
Symphypleona sp. (order) (Globular springtail) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by TimL
Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jul 2021 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 20 Jul 2021 by TimL
Calocera sp. (A stagshorn fungus) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jul 2021 by TimL
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jul 2021 by TimL
Psyllidae sp. (family) (Unidentified psyllid or lerp insect) at Downer, ACT - 27 Jun 2021 by TimL
Alleculinae sp. (Subfamily) (Unidentified Comb-clawed beetle) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by TimL
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 23 Jun 2021 by TimL
Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL
Kahaono wallacei (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL
Monomachus antipodalis (A parasitic wasp) at Downer, ACT - 18 Jun 2021 by TimL
Tmarus marmoreus (Marbled crab spider) at Downer, ACT - 11 Jun 2021 by TimL
Coryphistes ruricola (Bark-mimicking Grasshopper) at Downer, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL
Ledrinae sp. (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 8 Jun 2021 by TimL
Kahaono wallacei (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by TimL
Collembola sp. (class) (Springtail) at Downer, ACT - 4 Jun 2021 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 2 Jun 2021 by WHall
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL
Ledrinae sp. (subfamily) (A Flat-headed Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL
Ceratopogonidae (family) (Biting Midge) at Downer, ACT - 28 May 2021 by TimL
Alticini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified flea beetle) at Downer, ACT - 25 May 2021 by TimL
zz Polypore (shelf/hoof-like) at Downer, ACT - 25 May 2021 by TimL
Clynotis severus (Stern Jumping Spider) at Downer, ACT - 21 May 2021 by TimL
Ledromorpha planirostris (A leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 7 May 2021 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 7 May 2021 by TimL
Entomophthoraceae (family) (An entomopathogenic (insect killing) fungus) at Downer, ACT - 5 May 2021 by TimL
Trombidiidae sp. (family) (Red velvet mite) at Downer, ACT - 6 Apr 2021 by TimL
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Downer, ACT - 3 Mar 2021 by TimL
Bembix sp. (genus) (Unidentified Bembix sand wasp) at Downer, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by PamR
Periclystus circuiter (Angular Wing Antlion) at Downer, ACT - 26 Feb 2021 by TimL
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Geron nigralis (Slender bee fly) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Lagriini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified lagriine darkling beetle) at Downer, ACT - 11 Feb 2021 by AlisonMilton
Geron sp. (genus) (Slender Bee Fly) at Downer, ACT - 31 Jan 2021 by TimL
Hemicordulia tau (Tau Emerald) at Downer, ACT - 23 Nov 2020 by TimL
Belenois java (Caper White) at Downer, ACT - 27 Oct 2020 by TimL
Polyphrades paganus (A weevil) at Downer, ACT - 30 Sep 2020 by TimL
Cyclosa fuliginata (species-group) (An orb weaving spider) at Downer, ACT - 27 Sep 2020 by TimL
Tachyglossus aculeatus (Short-beaked Echidna) at Downer, ACT - 18 Sep 2020 by TimL
Aglaotilla sp. (genus) (Australian Velvet Ant) at Downer, ACT - 11 Sep 2020 by TimL
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Downer, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by TimL
Braconidae sp. (family) (Unidentified braconid wasp) at Downer, ACT - 28 Aug 2020 by TimL
Mutillidae (family) (Unidentified 'velvet ant') at Downer, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by TimL
Myrmecorhynchus emeryi (Possum Ant) at Downer, ACT - 18 Aug 2020 by TimL
Strepsicrates macropetana (Eucalyptus Leafroller) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by Christine
Rhytidoponera sp. (genus) (Rhytidoponera ant) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by rawshorty
Chelaner kiliani (Kilian's ant) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL
Stenocotis depressa (Leafhopper) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL
Acari (informal subclass) (Unidentified mite) at Downer, ACT - 14 Aug 2020 by TimL
Chironomidae (family) (Non-biting Midge) at Downer, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by TimL
Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Downer, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by TimL
Empididae sp. (family) (Dance fly) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by TimL
Glycaspis sp. (genus) (Unidentified sugary lerp) at Downer, ACT - 6 Aug 2020 by TimL
Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL
Tamopsis sp. (genus) (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL
Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL
Tamopsis fickerti (Two-tailed spider) at Downer, ACT - 4 Aug 2020 by TimL
Daerlac nigricans (Ant Mimicking Seedbug) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL
Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL
Laetiporus portentosus (White Punk) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by Tim L
Rhytidoponera metallica (Greenhead ant) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL
Crepidomenus fulgidus (Click beetle) at Downer, ACT - 28 Jul 2020 by TimL

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Jul 2021 11:11 AM Recorded on
  • TimL Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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