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Victorian Funnel-web Spider

Hadronyche modesta

Habitat:

Found in my back garden, with many others Only found in Victoria

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3 Comments

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 7 years ago

Great spotting jono_dashper! Welcome to Project Noah.

jono_dashper
jono_dashper 7 years ago

Thank Neil, I seem to have a large population of them in my back garden, if you go out at night you see lots of eyes starring back at you. It is tricky to get them out of their hole to photograph them however it can be achieved with practice and patients, many fun hours spent with these guys :)

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 7 years ago

Nasty!!!! I'm well acquainted with its Sydney cousin. I've never seen one with red legs, although I generally don't get that close. Well spotted, Jono.

jono_dashper
Spotted by
jono_dashper

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on May 10, 2013
Submitted on May 11, 2013

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