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Dolomedes dondalei

Dolomedes dondalei

Description:

Fairly large spider 50-60mm across. I think it may be a nursery web spider but would love any suggestions.

Habitat:

In native forest beside a fast running stream. We were beside a pool/waterfall. Found creeping across the ground.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Nursry web Dolmedes
Dolmedes dondalei


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3 Comments

triggsturner
triggsturner 6 years ago

Hi Mary, a Dolmedes dondalei again I think. Our native wolf spiders can look very similar to the nursery webs in colouration but are generally considerably smaller. Nice images and great spotting.

marycaughley
marycaughley 10 years ago

Could well be from looking at pics. Thanks for that :)

hookgv
hookgv 10 years ago

Wolf spider?

marycaughley
Spotted by
marycaughley

Gisborne, Gisborne, New Zealand

Spotted on May 22, 2011
Submitted on May 22, 2011

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