Spiders in Australia

Spiders found in Australia include 0 unique species from 7 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Australia are not bound by the territorial lines decided on by humans, therefore their distribution is subject to change. Occasionally, spiders can be found well outside of their known range due to being intentionally or accidentally transported by humans in cars, luggage, and other belongings.

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Australia Sightings
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7 spider sightings have been made in Australia by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Eriophora spp. - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope spp. (Garden Orb-weavers) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Sparassidae (Giant Crab Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon