unwanted passenger, luckily on outside
huntsman spider, the leg span can reach 15 cm. They have flattened body.
huntsman spider , huntsman's body lengths about 2 cm (female), leg span up to 16 cm
huntsman spider in my bedroom, I let it out after the photo session. The body can reach size of the mouse, they might bite but they are not venomous
huge spider web, some of them are 2m across
do not know what have happened to the petals, but spider still likes it
Green flower spider on Blue acacia leaf
female Golden Orb Weaver caught another female of the same species. Males are much smaller
little spider living in acacia seed pod
small flower spider
Golden Orb Weaver/ nephila plumipes. Female (with the bee), male spider is the little one.
Body size of the mature female is about 2 cm, while body size of the male is only 5 mm.
The web is very strong and silky golden colour.
The spider web can reach 2m in diameter.
common garden spider, they make huge webs more than 1m across
.garden orb weaver
it is a very small spider
garden orb weaver
immature Golden Orb Weaver (female)
the same net casting spider I see it every day as it lives in bromeliad plant on my balcony.
golden orb weaver
Golden Orb Weaver
just caught a little cicada
Net casting spider male deinopis subrufa or deinopis bicornis
body lenght is 2 cm with legs about 6 cm
This little 2 cm spider web belongs to net- casting spider dinopis subrufa
close up on net casting spider
net casting spider with its net
spider just lost its huge web, as I have accidentally walked through it. They are not poisonous but they can bite. I have been bitten last year as I have done the same thing. The web is usually 1m in diameter.
spider's egg sac
safely tucked in
common garden orb spider playing dead
net casting spider, close up
golden orb spider
Deadly Sydney Funnel-web Spider /atrax robustus/
I had to kill it as it ventured inside my house.
The anti-venom was developed in 1981.
Funnel-webs are usually found within a 100 km radius of Sydney
net casting spider- ready for action