Nunciella sp.Common name: Harvestmen

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Unknown.

Description: This harvestman had a body length of approximately 10 millimetres.

Notes: This is possibly Nunciella aspera. Nunciella aspera is found in the southwest of Western Australia.

Harvestmen look superficially like spiders, but don’t have a ‘waist’ and only have two eyes (spiders usually have eight eyes). This harvestman is male and was photographed in February.

References: Identification and information courtesy of Christopher Taylor and Sharon Zuiddam.

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