This spider had a retreat on the tip of a leaf. It's woven it's web across the tip bringing it together in a funnel shape. Kyogle, NSW.
Poo Mimic Spider IV
Profile shot of a bird poo spider and her web on a leaf. Toowong, Qld.
Poo Mimic Spider II
Closeup of the head of a bird poo spider. Toowong, Qld.
Poo Mimic Spider III
Bird poo spider looks like it's made of folded velvet! Toowong, Qld.
Poo Mimic Spider I
Bird poop mimic spider on a leaf surrounded by silk that also looks like bird poo. Toowong, Qld.
Red and Black Spider
Red and black ground spider on sandy soil. Woodgate, Qld.
On a dark maroon pea flower. Woodgate, Qld.
Beach Bum Spider
Portrait of a small spider in fine sand on the beach. Woodgate, Qld.
White ambush spider (Arkys furcatus) waits on a leaf. Kyogle, NSW.
Garden Sac Spider
Cheiracanthium gracile Koch, 1873 Long-spur Garden Sac Spider. Kyogle, NSW.
Garden Sac Spider at Home
Long-spur Garden Sac Spider (Cheiracanthium gracile Koch, 1873) in her curled leaf house. Kyogle, NSW.
Wrap around spider holds its little ladybug lunch bag. Kyogle, NSW.
Little spider on the stem of a macadamia flower. He's covered in pollen and seems to be feasting on a tiny thing with legs. Kyogle, NSW.
Female wolf spider carries her young through the grass at night. Kyogle, NSW.
Male Two-spined Spider
Smaller and spineless version of Poecilopachys australasia. Kyogle, NSW.
Tiny spider shares a leaf with a ladybird. Kyogle, NSW.
Tiny spider on a leaf infested by psyllids. Kyogle, NSW.
Crab Spider and Hoverfly
Crab spider (Lehtinelagia prasina) feeds on a hoverfly. Kyogle, NSW.
Prickly Ambush Spider
Little spiky spider looked like a prickle on a leaf. Cambroon, Qld.
Black and yellow ant spider in leaf litter. Oxley Creek, Qld.
Tiny Bark Spiders
Tiny white spotted spiders live under bark amidst the poo of other animals. Oxley Creek, Qld.
Wolf Spider Hiding
Wolf spider hides among it's own legs. Oxley Creek, Qld.
Baby Theridid Spiders II
Comb-footed spider mum with her babies. Oxley Creek, Qld.
Baby Theridid Spiders I
A tiny Theridid spider with her newly hatched offspring. Oxley Creek, Qld.
White Two-tailed Spider
Well camouflaged Hersiliidae spider on a paperbark tree. Deepwater, Qld.
Spiny Spider Bum
The most interesting angle of a most interesting spider (Austracantha minax). Anstead, Qld.
Portrait of an Austracantha minax spider. Anstead, Qld.
That's his real name. Or Arkys tuberculatus. Mt Glorious, Qld.