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Maratus hesperus

1 "Venus" Peacock Spider at Mount Clear, ACT

Maratus hesperus at Mount Clear, ACT - 24 Nov 2022
Maratus hesperus at Mount Clear, ACT - 24 Nov 2022
Maratus hesperus at Mount Clear, ACT - 24 Nov 2022
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Identification history

Maratus hesperus 25 Nov 2022 woyapp
Maratus hesperus 24 Nov 2022 Ned_Johnston

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Sorry about the terrible images - the spider was just so tiny

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Nearby sightings

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Rhodanthe anthemoides (Chamomile Sunray) at Mount Clear, ACT - 24 Nov 2022 by Ned_Johnston Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Mount Clear, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by JaneR Lotus australis (Austral trefoil) at Mount Clear, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by JaneR Litoria verreauxii (Verreaux's Tree Frog, Whistling Tree Frog) at Mount Clear, ACT - 18 Nov 2020 by BrianHerps Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Clear, ACT - 27 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins Melitulias graphicata (Mask Carpet) at Mount Clear, ACT - 10 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Cosmarium sp. (A freshwater algae) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Pleurotaenium trabecula (Green Freshwater Algae) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Heteronympha cordace (Bright-eyed Brown) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Neosparassus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Badge huntsman) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT Ephemeroptera (order) (Unidentified Mayfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins Uromycladium tepperianum s.lat. (Acacia gall rust) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT Acacia siculiformis (Dagger Wattle) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT Melicytus angustifolius subsp. divaricatus (Divaricate Tree Violet) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT Discaria pubescens (Australian Anchor Plant) at Mount Clear, ACT - 2 Nov 2016 by KenT Tanaostigmodes sp. (genus) (Undescribed) (Bossiaea gall wasp) at Mount Clear, ACT - 2 Nov 2016 by KenT
Rhodanthe anthemoides (Chamomile Sunray) at Mount Clear, ACT - 24 Nov 2022 by Ned_Johnston
Ajuga australis (Austral Bugloss) at Mount Clear, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by JaneR
Lotus australis (Austral trefoil) at Mount Clear, ACT - 5 Feb 2022 by JaneR
Litoria verreauxii (Verreaux's Tree Frog, Whistling Tree Frog) at Mount Clear, ACT - 18 Nov 2020 by BrianHerps
Egernia cunninghami (Cunningham's Skink) at Mount Clear, ACT - 27 Oct 2019 by HarveyPerkins
Melitulias graphicata (Mask Carpet) at Mount Clear, ACT - 10 Dec 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Cosmarium sp. (A freshwater algae) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Pleurotaenium trabecula (Green Freshwater Algae) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Heteronympha cordace (Bright-eyed Brown) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Austrolestes cingulatus (Metallic Ringtail) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Neosparassus sp. (genus) (Unidentified Badge huntsman) at Mount Clear, ACT - 7 Jan 2017 by KenT
Ephemeroptera (order) (Unidentified Mayfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Ischnura heterosticta (Common Bluetail Damselfly) at Mount Clear, ACT - 26 Dec 2016 by HarveyPerkins
Uromycladium tepperianum s.lat. (Acacia gall rust) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT
Acacia siculiformis (Dagger Wattle) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT
Melicytus angustifolius subsp. divaricatus (Divaricate Tree Violet) at Mount Clear, ACT - 3 Nov 2016 by KenT
Discaria pubescens (Australian Anchor Plant) at Mount Clear, ACT - 2 Nov 2016 by KenT
Tanaostigmodes sp. (genus) (Undescribed) (Bossiaea gall wasp) at Mount Clear, ACT - 2 Nov 2016 by KenT

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 24 Nov 2022 02:50 PM Recorded on
  • Ned_Johnston Recorded by

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