Thomisidae > Stephanopis barbipes male

The tufted male is unmistakeable. barpipes means bearded legs.

  • Robert Whyte 6y

    Today I marked out another "house block" for my biodiversity surveys on creeksides in the Enoggera Catchment Brisbane. I marked out of 20m x 70 m the same as the Bromwich St site and the control block on the 'Island' in Walton Bridge Reserve. This particular transect is a 6 yr old reveg site built on the fringe of a park. There are some established locally native plant species, some left-over park exotics and some mixed amenity plantings around an open area so it very much resembles a standard house block. It may not produce my 'indicator species' of good habitat, but who knows? I sampled the edge of it today and this posting records some of the more interesting finds. Sorry I got the name wrong before.
  • Jennifer Richmond 6y

    Wow - thanks for sharing - so very interesting!
  • Klussterprospekt 6y

    Very interesting indeed. Thanks Robert
  • mj_stevo 6y

    great shot
  • Farhan Bokhari 6y

    Look forward to seeing what else you find at this new site.
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Taken on November 25, 2009
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