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Spider /  ScorpionAraneus sp.

Orb weaver at Narrawallee, NSW

Araneus sp. at Narrawallee, NSW - 27 Jan 2015

Identification history

Spider /  Scorpion Araneus sp. 23 Jul 2018 Paul Whitington
Unidentified 11 Jul 2018 Charles Dove

2 comments

   23 Jul 2018
Charles, this could be Araneus circulissparsus, as your photo looks like the photo of that species on p.58, top RH image in Whyte and Anderson’s book. However they point out that this is likely to be a species complex. So it would be safer to just call it Araneus sp. at this stage.
   24 Jul 2018
Will have a look after

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Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris (Eastern Spinebill) at Narrawallee, NSW - 15 Mar 2019
Pandorea pandorana (Wonga Vine) at Narrawallee, NSW - 17 Aug 2018
Papilio aegeus (Orchard Swallowtail, Large Citrus Butterfly) at Narrawallee, NSW - 30 Mar 2016
Myzomela sanguinolenta (Scarlet Honeyeater) at Narrawallee, NSW - 15 Aug 2015
Hypocysta metirius (Brown Ringlet) at Narrawallee, NSW - 29 Apr 2015
Malurus cyaneus (Superb Fairy-wren) at Narrawallee, NSW - 26 Jan 2015

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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