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Araneus ginninderranus

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Species:
Araneus ginninderranus
(ID as shown on the Bowerbird website and elsewhere)
Family:
Araneidae
Body length:
female: 5 mm
male: 4 mm
Habitat:
This species may build a small orb web in green garden vegetation around Canberra
Toxicity:
This species is probably too small to be a hazard to humans
araneus ginninderranus

The spider shown on this page almost certainly belongs to the genus Araneus, though this will probably change when an extensive revision of the Australian Araneus species is carried out.

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: A few other small green araneids.


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