Image: Platform Spider, Corasoides australis
Platform Spider, Corasoides australis.
- Mike Gray
- © Australian Museum
- Common name:
- Platform spider
- Scientific name:
- Corasoides australis
Web2spider Identification Guide. Web type: W28 - platform web.
- The platform spider lives in a burrow in which the platform opens out.
- Spiders will run on top of the sheet and will emerge to capture prey then has fallen on the sheet.
- A fine knockdown web above helps disorientate the prey and alert the spider.