Trapezoid Crab Spider
Male, ventral
Ellura
Spotted Black Crab Spider
Male, profile
 
    
Spotted Black Crab Spider (Tharpyna campestrata)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)
Order: Spiders (Araneae)
Family: Crab Spider (Thomisidae)
Species: Spotted Black Crab Spider (Tharpyna campestrata)
This Photo:     Male, dorsal, ~5mm

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 07-Dec-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species