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Ogre spider Male ogre spider....just look at those impressive pedipalps! Also commonly known as net-casting spiders. <br />
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Body length 20 mm Araneae,Australia,Deinopidae,Deinopis subrufa,Fall,Fauna,Geotagged,Rufous Net-casting Spider,arachnid,arthropod,autumn,invertebrate,macro,net-casting spider,new south wales,ogre spider Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

    comments (5)

  1. Niiice! Posted 6 months ago
  2. Ohhh, he is very handsome! Posted 6 months ago
  3. Great capture Ruth Posted 6 months ago
  4. Love these spiders, well done! Posted 6 months ago
  5. Nice! Great photo Posted 6 months ago

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''Deinopis subrufa'' is a species of net-casting spiders. It occurs in eastern Australia and Tasmania. It is a nocturnal hunter, having excellent eyesight, and hunts using a silken net to capture its prey.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Ruth Spigelman
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Mar 26, 2022. Captured Mar 26, 2022 07:05 in 79 Mitchell St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/18.0
  • 10/2000s
  • ISO250
  • 105mm