White-spotted Swift Spider
Female, ventral (body ~9mm)
Ellura
Wasp-mimicking Swift Spider
Female, whole
 
    
White-spotted Swift Spider (Nyssus cf albopunctata)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Spider, Scorpion, Mite & Tick (Arachnida)
Order: Spider (Araneae)
Family: Swift Spider (Corinnidae)
Species: White-spotted Swift Spider (Nyssus cf albopunctata)
This Photo:     Male, dorsal
Synonyms: Nyssus albopunctatus, Supunna albomaculata, Supunna funerea
Other names: Sun Spider, Wasp-mimicking Swift Spider

Thank you Mark Newton for confirming the identification of this species

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

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Mar-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species