Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Platyoides
Family: Trochanteriidae (Arachnida)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
walteri
NOTES

A harmless, flattened spider which is nocturnal or diurnal and 8-9 mm in size.


AUTHORITY
(Karsch, 1886)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Spider (8 legs) 


Colour
Notes: Legs are held sideways with one pair folded back over the abdomen
Colour: Black
Common Name
Scorpion spider
Habitat
NOTES: Occasionally found under logs in the bush. One found in a bedroom
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Toxicity
A harmless spider
Months
All year
December
Synonyms for Species
Corimaethes campestratus
Platyoides simonii
Platyoides separatus



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