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Isopedella victorialis

Fact Box
Species:
Isopedella victorialis
(as shown on Robert Whyte's Arachne.org.au website)
Family:
Sparassidae
Body length:
female: about 22 mm
male: about 15 mm
Habitat:
Normally under loose bark
Toxicity:
Uncertain; probably harmless
Isopedella victorialis

The genus Isopedella was comprehensively described by David Hirst in 1990-1993 and the overall appearance, including the leg banding, of the spider shown above, which was found near Melbourne, match the description of Isopedella victorialis, a common huntsman in Victoria.

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Other Isopeda and Isopedella species as well as Pediana regina.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 21 September 2017.