Story: Spiders and other arachnids

New Zealand cave spider

New Zealand cave spider

The New Zealand cave spider lives in semi-dark areas, close to the mouth of caves.

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Simon Pollard, 'Spiders and other arachnids - Mygalomorphs – tarantula relatives', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 October 2021)

Story by Simon Pollard, published 24 Sep 2007