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Football spider (Huntsman)

Neosparassus patellatus

Description:

A green huntsman spider found in a national park on tea tree.

Notes:

Thanks Mark. http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:b...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Football Spider (juvenile?)
Neosparassus patellatus Image #2 of the bug Football Spider (Neosparassus patellatus)


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4 Comments

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Yeah, I don't get it either.
Maybe the adult has a large abdomen.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

I wonder what the common name is about.

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thank you Mark.
That looks correct
http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations...

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Neosparassus sp ?

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Australia

Spotted on Oct 12, 2014
Submitted on Oct 12, 2014

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