Wasp-mimicking Swift Spider
Female, ventral, ~7mm
Murray Mallee Region
Marbled Swift Spider
Whole, ~9mm
 
    
Swift Spider (Nyssus sp)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)
Order: Spiders (Araneae)
Family: Swift Spider (Corinnidae)
Species: Swift Spider (Nyssus sp)
Synonym: Supunna sp

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region
These have recently been renamed. There is quite a variety of them with varying spots (white & yellow) and leg markings (black, orange & white).

Copyright © 2004- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 15-May-2004
This species is an Australian Native Species