Spider /  ScorpionEriophora sp.

Garden Orb-weaver at Bournda National Park

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Eriophora sp. at Bournda National Park - 9 Jan 2018
Eriophora sp. at Bournda National Park - 9 Jan 2018
Eriophora sp. at Bournda National Park - 9 Jan 2018

Identification history

Spider /  Scorpion Eriophora sp. 1 Feb 2018 KerriLee155
Spider /  Scorpion Eriophora sp. 13 Jan 2018 KimPullen
Unidentified 9 Jan 2018 SteveBurrows2.3K

1 comment

KerriLee155 wrote:
   2 Feb 2018
This genus is a bit tricky, being quite variable in colour and pattern. I also note Whyte & Anderson's comment (in their 2017 field guide) that the genus itself is incorrectly named and needs revision. But, in the meantime, I feel comfortable calling this Eriophora sp.

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  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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