Garden Orb-Weaving Spider - Eriophora transmarina

Garden Orb-Weaving Spider

Eriophora transmarina

Family:

Size: Male 18 mm body, female 25 mm body

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Note that dead spiders usually fade in colour, so nearly all the spiders will look blacker or darker in colour in real life than they do in the photos of dead spiders from the museum.

Garden Orb-Weaving Spider - Eriophora transmarina
Photo taken at Australian Museum, Sydney. High Resolution 4056 x 2832.

Garden Orb-Weaving Spider - Eriophora transmarina
Photo taken at Australian Museum, Sydney. High Resolution 2064 x 2376.

Garden Orb-Weaving Spider - Eriophora transmarina
Photo taken at Australian Museum, Sydney. High Resolution 1356 x 988.

Recommended Reading

Spiders of Australia: Australian Green Guides, by Terence Lindsey - Garden Orb-Weaving Spider - Eriophora transmarina Spiders of Australia: Australian Green Guides, by Terence Lindsey.

This is a smaller one at 96 pages. From the publisher, "The Australian Green Guides have been created for wildlife enthusiasts of all ages. The most commonly asked questions are answered with particular emphasis on fascinating behavioural insights into both common and unusual creatures. The pages are alive with entertaining and informative text accompanied by exciting action photography."

Purchase from Australia (Booktopia)

Purchase from Amazon.com.au (Australian Site)

See Also

Australian Mammals
Australian Birds
Australian Reptiles
Australian Frogs
Australian Fish
Australian Wild Plant Foods

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