ARANEIDAE - ORB-WEB WEAVING SPIDER

FACT FILE - 301

Family

Araneidae

Species

Deliochus pulcher melanius
Rainbow, 1916

Body Length

Female: 11mm
Male: 5mm

Habitat

Forms a retreat in green leaves

Toxicity

Not considered dangerous, but handle with caution.

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Female. Photo: ©Judith Brown.