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Argiope keyserlingi

St Andrew's Cross Spider at Nullica State Forest

Argiope keyserlingi at Nullica State Forest - 24 Dec 2020
Argiope keyserlingi at Nullica State Forest - 24 Dec 2020
Argiope keyserlingi at Nullica State Forest - 24 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Argiope keyserlingi 24 Dec 2020 KimPullen
Unidentified 24 Dec 2020 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

bizarre web.. bizarre looking spider

2 comments

   24 Dec 2020
St Andrews Cross, they always hang like that with their legs in pairs, and have those white bits, called stabilimentum, in the web, purpose unknown I think. But I'll leave it to someone more familiar with spiders to get it to species for you.
Kyliegw wrote:
   24 Dec 2020
thanks jackie. never seen one before.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 24 Dec 2020 11:30 AM Recorded on
  • Kyliegw Recorded by
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