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Parawixia

Notes:

In a vacant land near a stream.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Triangular Ghost Spider
Parawixia dehaani (Doleschall, 1859) spp. Parawixia dehaani


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5 Comments

Thank you Sukanya for the encouraging words.

Võ Anh Tuấn
Võ Anh Tuấn a year ago

Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH,
The genus Parawixia has only the species Parawixia dehaani that is suitable for the Orient, there is no other answer, must wait for the discovery of a new species.
The body length of males of this species is about more than 03 mm.
I took a photo of a female with a body length of 10mm.
I'm waiting for others to comment, but ... all respect your opinion of course.
I'm waiting for others to comment.

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta a year ago

Welcome back, Chief. This is quite a catch...congratulations.

Thank you Võ Anh Tuấn for the id suggestion. As to experts here in thiruvananthapuram this has never been reported, and suppose its a male. Thank you.

Venkode, Kerala, India

Spotted on Jul 13, 2021
Submitted on Aug 11, 2021

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