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Badumna insignis

Black House Spider at Amaroo, ACT

Badumna insignis at Amaroo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
Badumna insignis at Amaroo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
Badumna insignis at Amaroo, ACT - 16 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Badumna insignis 19 Jan 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 16 Jan 2022 RichForshaw

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Black spider with unusual pattern on back. Had a strong Web that resembled a funnel Web! Would appreciate an ID.about the size of a 50c with legs out. Would go into a crouching position when disturbed.

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zz agaric (stem; gills not white/cream) at Amaroo, ACT - 15 May 2022 by RichForshaw
zz agaric (stem; gills white/cream) at Amaroo, ACT - 15 May 2022 by RichForshaw
Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) at Amaroo, ACT - 15 May 2022 by RichForshaw
Araneus hamiltoni (Hamilton's Orb Weaver) at Amaroo, ACT - 28 Oct 2021 by RichForshaw
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Amaroo, ACT - 30 Dec 2020 by Rich Forshaw
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairywren) at Amaroo, ACT - 30 Dec 2020 by Rich Forshaw
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Amaroo, ACT - 8 Dec 2020 by RichForshaw
Harmonia conformis (Common Spotted Ladybird) at Amaroo, ACT - 12 Jan 2019 by RichForshaw
Cacatua galerita (Sulphur-crested Cockatoo) at Amaroo, ACT - 3 Mar 2016 by Rich Forshaw

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Jan 2022 01:38 PM Recorded on
  • RichForshaw Recorded by

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