Fat Orb Weaver
Pregnant, Perspective with Bush
White-spotted Swift Spider
Female, profile
White-spotted Swift Spider (Nyssus albopunctatus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Spiders, Scorpions, Mites & Ticks (Arachnida)
Order: Spiders (Araneae)
Family: Swift Spider (Corinnidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: White-spotted Swift Spider (Nyssus albopunctatus)
This Photo:     Female, dorsal
Synonyms: Nyssus albopunctata, Supunna albomaculata or Supunna funerea
Other names: Sun Spider or Wasp-mimicking Swift Spider

Thank you Reiner Richter & Mark Newton for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Copyright © 2015-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 26-Apr-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.