Insects and Spiders - native

trapdoor spider (Antrodiaetus) on May 30, 2024

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Big spider I thought may be a funnel web spider but others submitted your report on the trap door spider


Yes, that is a folding trapdoor spider, Antrodiaetus sp. The Australian funnel web spiders are similar in appearance -- but they are Australian.

Tom Valente
May 31, 2024, 8:20 a.m.