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Venatrix pictiventris

Four-spotted Huntress at Murrah Flora Reserve

Venatrix pictiventris at Murrah Flora Reserve - 11 Nov 2016
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Identification history

Tasmanicosa sp. 3 Dec 2016 Harrisi
Tasmanicosa sp. 2 Dec 2016 PatriciaDaly

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Peacock Spider survey between the Four Winds site and Murrah Flora Reserve.

2 comments

   12 Sep 2017
Having read Volker Framenau and Cor Vink's 2001 revision of the genus Venatrix (Invertebrate Taxonomy 15, 927-970) and viewed images of the species on Framenau's Flickr pages, I'm confident of the ID of the spider in this sighting.
KimPullen wrote:
   26 Oct 2017
Nice portrait, Patricia.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 11 Nov 2016 03:39 PM Recorded on
  • Harrisi Recorded by
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