THERIDIIDAE

FACT FILE - 261

Family

Theridiidae

Species

Cryptachaea gigantipes
(Keyserling,1890)

Body Length

Female: 6mm
Male: 3mm

Habitat

Found in an untidy web in corners of window frames or under eaves.

Toxicity

Unknown, but treat with caution.

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thera1

Female

thera2

Female. Ventral view.

thera3

Male.

thera4

Male. Facing view.