Explore: Spiders and other creepy-crawlies of the Perth Hills
Although insects are the dominant organisms that inhabit the earth’s terrestrial ecosystems, arachnids such as spiders, mites and scorpions are also abundant and extremely diverse. Spiders are common inhabitants of all land environments, and can be routinely found in and around houses in urban environments. Can you identify the spiders commonly found in the Perth Hills? Do you know how they reproduce, what they eat, and who eats them and which are or are not dangerous? Find out at this talk by a local expert.