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False black widow spider (traps ant)

Steatoda sp.


A small black 'messy web' spider on the trunk of a fire burned tree is in the process of capturing a bull ant by wrapping it in web.

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1 Comment

MartinL 8 years ago

This is a false black widow.
Theridiidae Steatoda
Thank you again Ken

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Jan 6, 2015
Submitted on Jan 6, 2015

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