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Spidentify

What’s lighter than a regular field guide and twice as smart? (Spoilers, it’s Spidentify).

Australia’s most comprehensive identification assistant and field guide for mobile devices has arrived! From parents and travelers to enthusiasts and professionals, Spidentify unlocks the mysteries of one of Australia’s most feared groups of animals and places a trove of information in the palm of your hand. Stunning high resolution photographs accompany detailed expert information on each of our 250+ included species.

Our step-by-step identification tool will guide you through the process of identifying an unknown spider, providing you with a list of species that best match your description. Detailed information is available on each spider, including an instantly accessible bite danger rating. Helpful pop-ups explain technical words in simple language.

Experienced users can browse our field guide by category including habitats and families. Search instead to take you instantly to any species in the app, look up glossary terms, or find closely related species. Supplementary content explains spider anatomy, dispels myths, answers common questions and more.

Everyone’s an expert with Spidentify.