Black House Spider
( Badumna longinqua )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Badumna longinqua
(L. Koch, 1867)
Common Name:Black House Spider
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Arachnida
Order:Araneae
Family:Desidae
Genus:Badumna
Taxon Code:ARA01061
ITIS TSN#:874785

LOCATION DETAILS
Location
ISMC Garden - Oakland, Melrose District, 5209 Congress Ave, Oakland
County:Alameda County
ECI Site#:CA01100101

RECOGNITION
Body Length
10-13 mm.

BIOLOGY
Range
Native to Australia; introduced in New Zealand and the Americas. In North America, known only from coastal urban areas of California.
Distribution
Australia; introduced in New Zealand and California.

HABITAT

CREDITS
Photographer
Eddie Dunbar

REFERENCES
  • Species Badumna longinqua. (http://bugguide.net/node/view/242562). Accessed March 12, 2016. [ IMAGES ]
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#874785


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