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webs and egg sacs
(Identified by Greg Anderson; see note below)
female: about 5 mm|
male: about 3 mm
This species normally lives under loose bark or in leaf litter
May be too small to harm a human
Note: Australian Euryopis species may soon be listed as Emertonella species.
Euryopis species belong to the theridiid subfamily Hadrotarsinae and are considered to be specialized ant predators.
Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Euryopis species and Euryopis superba.
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Last updated 8 November 2009.