Tamopsis sp. (genus)

1 Two-tailed spider at Acton, ACT

Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Acton, ACT - 28 Apr 2022
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Acton, ACT - 28 Apr 2022
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Acton, ACT - 28 Apr 2022
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Acton, ACT - 28 Apr 2022
Tamopsis sp. (genus) at Acton, ACT - 28 Apr 2022
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Identification history

Tamopsis sp. (genus) 25 May 2022 michaelb
Tamopsis sp. (genus) 25 May 2022 TimL

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Sighted waiting in ambush during recent rain. There was no interaction between the spider and the many Springtails around it. Interesting how the markings of these spiders vary to suit the particular background.

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Primeuchroeus sp. (genus) (Cuckoo Wasp) at Acton, ACT - 9 Jan 2023 by AJB
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Hylaeus (Planihylaeus) daviesiae (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Acton, ACT - 9 Nov 2022 by PeterA
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Acrididae sp. (family) (Unidentified Grasshopper) at Acton, ACT - 5 Nov 2022 by TimL
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Ctenotus taeniolatus (Copper-tailed Skink) at Acton, ACT - 8 Oct 2022 by AndrewCB
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Exoneura sp. (genus) (A reed bee) at Acton, ACT - 19 Sep 2022 by HelenBoronia
Australomisidia sp. (genus) (Flower spider) at Acton, ACT - 20 Aug 2022 by TimL
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Altica sp. (genus) (Flea beetle) at Acton, ACT - 13 May 2022 by TimL
Armillaria sp. (A honey fungus) at Acton, ACT - 12 May 2022 by TimL
Lipotriches (Austronomia) australica at Acton, ACT - 9 May 2022 by Roger
Podagrionini (tribe) (Unidentified mantis parasite wasp) at Acton, ACT - 9 May 2022 by Roger
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Acton, ACT - 7 May 2022 by MatthewFrawley
Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart) at Acton, ACT - 3 May 2022 by Tammy
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Acton, ACT - 3 May 2022 by RodDeb
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Acton, ACT - 3 May 2022 by RodDeb
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Acton, ACT - 24 Apr 2022 by Tammy
Eristalis tenax (Drone fly) at Acton, ACT - 13 Apr 2022 by Roger
Chenonetta jubata (Australian Wood Duck) at Acton, ACT - 12 Apr 2022 by MatthewFrawley

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  • 28 Apr 2022 11:17 AM Recorded on
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  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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