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Stiphidion species

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Species:
Stiphidion species
(This ID is based on similarities with the well known Stiphidion facetum)
Family:
Stiphidiidae
Body length:
female: 8 mm
male: 6 mm
Habitat:
This species was found on the inside walls of a disused railway tunnel in South Queensland. No horizontal crinoline sheet web was found but this species seems likely to build one like that of Stiphidion facetum
Toxicity:
Probably harmless to humans
Stiphidion species
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The same species?

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Several spiders with long, slender legs, including a few of the Hersiliidae and Cycloctenidae.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 7 July 2016.