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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