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Badumna species

Fact Box
Species:
Badumna species (QM)
Family:
Desidae
(Note that the images shown on this page may be of more than one desid species but all resembling Badumna species)
Body length:
female: about 11 mm
male: about 9 mm
Habitat:
In a web built into crevices under loose tree bark or in a retreat
Toxicity:
This spider has little tendency to bite but handle with caution
Badumna species
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Another view
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Male from above
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Male front view
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Cribellate structures
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Another female
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Another male
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Underneath male
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Another male

Spider(s) with a very similar appearance: some other members of the Family Desidae.


Email Ron Atkinson for more information.    Last updated 28 April 2017.