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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Ground Spiders

Superfamily Zodaroidea

These spiders are ground dwellers. They had an upright posture making them look like ants. Note that this is not the only family that looks like ants.

Ground Spiders (Family Zodariidae)
Spotted Ground Spider Mallinella cinctipes
Mallinella zebra
Storena juvenca
Cryptothele sundaica


Spotted Ground Spider Mallinella cinctipes, Rifle Range ©Eddy Lee

2 comments:

  1. The right picture shows a Liocraniidae I think, no Zodariidae (compare the Eyes and the anterior leg spination).

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    1. Thanks. Moved to http://sgwildanimals.blogspot.sg/2012/10/corinnoidea.html

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