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Battalus species

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Species:
Battalus species
(This ID is derived from a 2015 paper by Dr. R. Raven in Zootaxa but more work on the classification of the Australian Battalus species is needed)
Family:
Corinnidae
formerly Clubionidae
Body length:
female: 9` mm
male: 6 mm
Habitat:
A leaf litter and open ground vagrant found in Central NSW
Toxicity:
Unknown; possibly mildly toxic
Battalus species
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Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: A variety of small ground or litter dwelling spiders, including some Leichhardteus species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 9 March 2017.