Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Two-tailed spider

Hersilia sp. Family: Hersiliidae

Description:

Hersiliidae spiders are basically hunting spiders that do not build webs but ambush their prey. They are camouflaged against the tree trunks and barely visible to the eye unless they move. They are commonly called as two-tailed spiders due to their spinnerets which look like 2 tails.

Habitat:

Seen at Agumbe Rainforest.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Wild Things
Spotted by
Wild Things

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jul 23, 2016
Submitted on May 3, 2017

Related Spottings

Hersilia albomaculata 白斑長紡蛛 Hersilia albomaculata 白斑長紡蛛 Nepal Jungle Spider Two-tailed spider

Nearby Spottings

Golden Frog Spotting Spotting Spotting
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team