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Beautiful Deliochus

Deliochus pulcher

Description:

A small spider with spindly green legs and an abdomen with orange, black, yellow cream. Tucked into a small curved leaf. About 10mm long curled up. Some eyes just visible. The tips of the legs were black.

Habitat:

On eucalyptus in a local nature reserve.

Notes:

Thanks Alice Greenup for finding it. The abdomen on these seems quite variable. http://www.brisbaneinsects.com/brisbane_... http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:b...

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3 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

You're right Alice. Thanks for that.

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 6 years ago

It does

AliceGreenup
AliceGreenup 6 years ago

This looks like your guy mark http://www.brisbaneinsects.com/brisbane_...

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.86, Long: 145.32

Spotted on Jan 11, 2014
Submitted on Jan 11, 2014

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