Prowling Spider
Female, palps
Adelaide Hills
Black Wishbone Spider
Male, profile (~25-30mm)
 
    
Prowling Spider (Miturga cf lineata)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Spider, Scorpion, Mite & Tick (Arachnida)
Order: Spider (Araneae)
Family: Prowling Spider (Miturgidae)
Species: Prowling Spider (Miturga cf lineata)
This Photo:     Female, profile + released

Thank you Mark Newton for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills
This one has very large spinnerets compared to the others, and strong ventral striping (ie under the abdomen)

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 20-Nov-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species