Redback
Female, ventral
Adelaide Hills
Theridiid Spider
Whole, dorsal
 
    
Cupboard Spider (Steatoda cf grossa)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Spider, Scorpion, Mite & Tick (Arachnida)
Order: Spider (Araneae)
Family: Comb-footed Spider (Theridiidae)
Species: Cupboard Spider (Steatoda cf grossa)
Other name: Brown House Spider

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills
These will make you sick for a few days if bitten. It's related to the redback, so it's quite understandable.

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Feb-2011
This species is an Australian Native Species