New species of wolf spider found on Deal Island, Bass Straight

Dana Anderson
By Dana Anderson
Updated December 12 2021 - 8:21pm, first published 4:30pm
The new spider discovered, now named . Picture: Supplied

Tasmanian arachnophobes should look away now.


Dana Anderson

Dana Anderson


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