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White Flower Spider

White Flower spider

This tiny White Flower spider waits for its unsuspecting prey. Flower spiders generally live on flowers that match their colour. They wait for an insect to land on the flower and then quickly grab it with long front legs. Some flower spiders can actually change colour to match their flower!


Brown House spider

Bird Dropping spider

Funnel-web spider

Golden Orb spider

Leaf Curling spider

Melbourne Trapdoor spider

Red and Black spider

Red-back spider

White Flower spider

White Tail spider

Wolf spider


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