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Unidentified at suppressed - 16 Nov 2023
Unidentified at suppressed - 16 Nov 2023
Unidentified at suppressed - 16 Nov 2023
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Identification history

Simaethula sp. (genus) 30 Nov 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Salticidae (family) 20 Nov 2023 SimoneC

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This spider was in the centre of web between two branches. I was surprised when I looked at the close up to see that it looked like a jumping spider with its abdomen curled around

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   30 Nov 2023
Yes it has me wondering what is happening as well

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 16 Nov 2023 02:41 PM Recorded on
  • SimoneC Recorded by

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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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