Peacock Spider 7

Published on Mar 1, 2013 by Peacockspiderman

Before you leave check out my other 10 peacock spider videos. to get an appreciation of the various different species, each with their unique colour patterns and behaviour…

And have a look also at my Facebook and flickr collection:…

This species, Maratus speciosus, is approximately 4 mm in length and occurs along beaches near Perth in Western Australia. Hard to believe that here is no footage of this species yet in any wildlife documentary. Thanks to David Knowles from Perth for providing me with the spiders

Filming, editing and music selection: Jurgen Otto
Equipment”Canon 60D and 100 mm macro lens.

Music in order of appearance:
Fossils (Graham Pagano)
Didgeridingo (David Anstey)
All music from

Still images of this spider on flickr:…

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