Long-legged Sac Spider
Male, palps & chelicera
Ellura
Long-legged Sac Spider
Male, chelicera
 
    
Long-legged Sac Spider (Cheiracanthium sp ES2)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)
Order: Spiders (Araneae)
Family: Sac Spider (Eutichuridae)
Species: Long-legged Sac Spider (Cheiracanthium sp ES2)
This Photo:     Male, chelicera & spinnerets
Other names: Green Sac Spider, Longlegged Sac Spider & Yellow Sac Spider

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Note the different palps on this one, making it different to ES1.
About 5mm long male.
The reason for so many ventral shots here is to show the way the fangs can hinge and move around; used like fingers to some degree.

Copyright © 2018 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 04-Apr-2018
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.