The Find-a-Spider Guide

The Find-a-Spider Guide    The Find-a-Spider Guide    The Find-a-Spider Guide    The Find-a-Spider Guide
Find a spider by...     common name     location       species       family       webs and egg sacs     photos

Arkys speechleyi

Fact Box
Species:
Arkys speechleyi (V. Framenau)
(formerly Neoarchemorus speechleyi (RM)
Family:
Araneidae
Body length:
female: 5 mm
male: 4 mm
Habitat:
This species builds no web but ambushes insects by camouflage
Toxicity:
May be too small to harm a human
Arkys speechleyi

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Dolophones species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 19 August 2010.