Austracantha minax
(Jewel Spider)

Picture ID 53649

Picture of Austracantha minax (Jewel Spider) - Ventral

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Hi there,

Found this spider on its web on a rosebush. Have no idea what it is, but it looks very unique.

Can anyone tell me what type of spider this is?

Thanks heaps!

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Hi, this looks like a Jewel Spider, Austracantha minax.

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Picture of Austracantha minax (Jewel Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Egg sacs Enlarge Picture