Kōrero: Spiders and other arachnids

Katipō spider stamp

Katipō spider stamp

Although few people ever see a katipō spider, it is widely known because it is one of the few venomous native animals. It is the only New Zealand spider to feature on a postage stamp, as part of the 1997 Creepy Crawlies series produced by New Zealand Post.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

New Zealand Post
Reference: 1997 Creepy Crawlies stamp issue

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Simon Pollard, 'Spiders and other arachnids - Venomous spiders', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/postage-stamp/12722/katipo-spider-stamp (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Simon Pollard, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007