Sighting

Steve Young 22 Feb 2015

Maybe Giant Water Spider??

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Sighted 27 Feb 2014
Bruxner Park Flora Reserve

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  • Steve Young 22 February 2015
    Megadolomedes australianus
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Pisauridae: Megadolomedes: australianus
    Common Names: Spiders, Water spiders, giant water spider
    Steve Young says

    The description seems to fit, but I would be grateful if someone more knowledgeable than I could verify this sighting please. This spider was about 12 cm span and was found in a shallow slow flowing freshwater stream.

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  • Cael G 12 June 2019
    Megadolomedes australianus
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Arachnida: Araneae: Pisauridae: Megadolomedes: australianus
    Common Names: Spiders, Water spiders, giant water spider
    Cael G says

    I reckon immature giant water spider

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