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Small-eyes Net-caster - Avella angulata (Menneus angulata)


This page contains pictures and information about Net-casting Spiders that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia. 

Female leg to leg 60mm  
Pictures taken in Karawatha Forest during mid summer. This Net-casting Spider does not have the pair of large eyes, like the other species in this family does.
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1. Avella angulata - The Find-a-spider Guide for the Spiders of Southern Queensland, Dr Ron Atkinson, 2009. 
2. A Guide to Australian Spiders - Densey Clyne, Melbourne, Nelson 1969, p33. 

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Last updated: November 19, 2009.