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Arachnura higginsi

Scorpion-tailed Spider at Molonglo Valley, ACT

Arachnura higginsi at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
Arachnura higginsi at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
Arachnura higginsi at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
Arachnura higginsi at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
Arachnura higginsi at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 18 Apr 2022
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Identification history

Arachnura higginsi 13 May 2022 MichaelMulvaney
Arachnura higginsi 28 Apr 2022 CathB

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User's notes

Female with long thin egg sac. Several Argyrodes also in the web.

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Nearby sightings

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Arachnura higginsi (Scorpion-tailed Spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 Apr 2022 by CathB Simaethula sp. (genus) (A jumping spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Mar 2022 by CathB Lophyrotoma interrupta (Cattle Poisoning Sawfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Mar 2022 by CathB Neolaemosaccus sp. (genus) (A weevil) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by CathB Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by CathB Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 1 May 2021 by CathB Staphylinidae (family) (Rove beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by CathB
Arachnura higginsi (Scorpion-tailed Spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 Apr 2022 by CathB
Simaethula sp. (genus) (A jumping spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Mar 2022 by CathB
Lophyrotoma interrupta (Cattle Poisoning Sawfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 Mar 2022 by CathB
Neolaemosaccus sp. (genus) (A weevil) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by CathB
Odontomyia sp. (genus) (Soldier fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 31 Dec 2021 by CathB
Polyrhachis phryne (A spiny ant) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 1 May 2021 by CathB
Staphylinidae (family) (Rove beetle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Apr 2021 by CathB

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 18 Apr 2022 02:49 PM Recorded on
  • CathB Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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