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Araneinae (subfamily)

Orb weaver at Stromlo, ACT

Araneinae (subfamily) at Stromlo, ACT - 15 Feb 2022
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Identification history

Araneinae (subfamily) 21 Feb 2022 woyapp
Unidentified 21 Feb 2022 BarrieR

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woyapp wrote:
   21 Feb 2022
I have identified as sub-family Araneinae, however I would suggest Backobourkia sp. based on very prominent tubercles.
BarrieR wrote:
   21 Feb 2022
Thank you!

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Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Cheilymenia spp. at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Inocybe sp. (Inocybe) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Poecilohetaerus sp. (genus) (Lauxaniid fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Xylobolus illudens (Purplish Stereum) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston Xylobolus illudens (Purplish Stereum) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 May 2022 by AJB Persoonia rigida (Hairy geebung) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Feb 2022 by AndyRussell Syrphini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified syrphine hover fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips Monopis icterogastra (Wool Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by tpreston Neosparassus sp. (Badge huntsman) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by trevorpreston Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston Hylacola pyrrhopygia (Chestnut-rumped Heathwren) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by Kenp12 Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by Kenp12 Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by AJB Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Polichne sp. (genus) (Small Grassland Katydid) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Conocephalus semivittatus (Meadow katydid) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Perenniporia ochroleuca at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Aades cultratus (Weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Hypochaeris radicata (Cat's Ear, Flatweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Isolepis sp. (Club-rush) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Drosera gunniana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Drosera gunniana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Nov 2021 by AJB Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston Trichoderma 'green fluffy' at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston Idalima affinis (A day flying moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock Dillwynia sericea (Egg And Bacon Peas) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1
Parmeliaceae (A lichen family) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Cheilymenia spp. at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Inocybe sp. (Inocybe) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Poecilohetaerus sp. (genus) (Lauxaniid fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Xylobolus illudens (Purplish Stereum) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Asterella drummondii (A thallose liverwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Phaeohelotium (Discinella terrestris aggregate) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Cortinarius sp. (Cortinarius) at Stromlo, ACT - 2 Jul 2022 by trevorpreston
Ramaria sp. (A Coral fungus) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 May 2022 by trevorpreston
Xylobolus illudens (Purplish Stereum) at Stromlo, ACT - 16 May 2022 by AJB
Persoonia rigida (Hairy geebung) at Stromlo, ACT - 26 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Olearia argophylla (Native Musk) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Heteronympha merope (Common Brown) at Stromlo, ACT - 12 Mar 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Backobourkia sp. (genus) (An orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 25 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 19 Feb 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Paropsisterna sp. (genus) (A leaf beetle) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Feb 2022 by AndyRussell
Syrphini sp. (tribe) (Unidentified syrphine hover fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Rytidosperma sp. (Wallaby Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Feb 2022 by BarrieR
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Feb 2022 by pixelnips
Monopis icterogastra (Wool Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by tpreston
Neosparassus sp. (Badge huntsman) at Stromlo, ACT - 4 Feb 2022 by trevorpreston
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Hylacola pyrrhopygia (Chestnut-rumped Heathwren) at Stromlo, ACT - 10 Jan 2022 by Kenp12
Eopsaltria australis (Eastern Yellow Robin) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by Kenp12
Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Stromlo, ACT - 21 Dec 2021 by AJB
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Tasmanicosa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Tasmanicosa wolf spider) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Polichne sp. (genus) (Small Grassland Katydid) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Conocephalus semivittatus (Meadow katydid) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Perenniporia ochroleuca at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Cerdistus sp. (genus) (Robber fly) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Podomyrma gratiosa (Muscleman tree ant) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Aades cultratus (Weevil) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Hypochaeris radicata (Cat's Ear, Flatweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Isolepis sp. (Club-rush) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Drosera gunniana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Drosera gunniana at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Cladonia sp. (Cup Lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Goniaea opomaloides (Mimetic Gumleaf Grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 13 Dec 2021 by tpreston
Thysanotus tuberosus (Common Fringe-lily) at Stromlo, ACT - 27 Nov 2021 by AJB
Gompholobium huegelii (Pale Wedge Pea) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Heterodea sp. (A lichen) at Stromlo, ACT - 24 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Hydrocotyle laxiflora (Stinking Pennywort) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Rytidosperma pallidum (Red-anther Wallaby Grass) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Asura lydia (Lydia Lichen Moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Trichoderma 'green fluffy' at Stromlo, ACT - 23 Nov 2021 by tpreston
Idalima affinis (A day flying moth) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by JohnBundock
Dillwynia sericea (Egg And Bacon Peas) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Stromlo, ACT - 8 Nov 2021 by MatthewFrawley
Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) NSW Herbarium at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Plebs eburnus (Eastern bush orb-weaver) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Drosera sp. (A Sundew) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Tolpis barbata (Yellow Hawkweed) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Linaria pelisseriana (Pelisser's Toadflax) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
Goniaea australasiae (Gumleaf grasshopper) at Stromlo, ACT - 17 Oct 2021 by LisaH
zz - truffle at Stromlo, ACT - 14 Oct 2021 by RobG1

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 15 Feb 2022 09:37 AM Recorded on
  • BarrieR Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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