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Euryattus wallacei

Fact Box
Species:
Euryattus wallacei
(This identification is explained in the notes below)
Family:
Salticidae
Body length:
female: 7-9 mm
male: 9 mm
Habitat:
On many surfaces, including leaves, twigs and tree trunks
Toxicity:
This species has unknown toxicity but a bite is unlikely to lead to more than temporary local pain and inflammation
Euryattus wallacei
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View from above
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The same species?
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Front view

The body shape of this spider is a good match for that of the common South Queensland species Euryattus bleekeri and matches the available internet photos of the North Queensland species, Euryattus wallacei.

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: Quite a few other salticid species.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 23 April 2014.