Thwaitesia argentiopunctata (Rainbow, 1916) Silver-sequined Thwaitesia

Thwaitesia argentiopunctatais a small, very pretty spider in north Queensland rainforest and rainforest margins, often along creeklines. The species name argentiopunctata means silver blobs, spots, or patches. The female of this species has a deep square abdomen. ♀ 4mm ♂ 2.5mm

Female, North Queensland

Thwaitesia North Queensland
Photo: Dr Greg Anderson

Female, X108 North Queensland

Thwaitesia sp.
Photo: Robert Whyte

Female, X344 North Queensland

Thwaitesia sp. X344
Photo: Iain R. Macaulay


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