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19 Aug 2017
The wavy edged pattern on the abdomen looks very like Araneus brisbanae from one of Max's earlier sightings, and more or less matches the photo o...

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8 May 2017
Jackie and Max (and Steve) - According to the Australian Museum (https://australianmuseum.net.au/golden-orb-weaving-spiders), 'the main differenc...

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7 May 2017
Yes the bottom one is a Nyssus, looks like N. albopunctatus.

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7 May 2017
The taxonomy of Eriophora and Araneus spp. is far from settled, so this one may get a different name in the future.

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28 Mar 2017
You are correct. Sorry mistake on my behalf. Disregard the second image.

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