Striped Swamp Spider
Male, ventral
Prowling Spider
Female, dorsal
Striped Swamp Spider (Miturga cf gilva)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)
Order: Spiders (Araneae)
Family: Prowling Spider (Lycosoidea: Miturgidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Striped Swamp Spider (Miturga cf gilva)
This Photo:     Male, palp with spur

Thank you Anthony Paul & Ethan Yeoman for confirming the id of this species for us

EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
Mark Newton says "The 'spur' is the retrolateral tibial apophysis (RTA)"
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Riverland and elsewhere

Copyright © 2015-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 06-Nov-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.