Fireback wolf spider (Unidentified Lycosinae)


Burrowing wolf spiders from the desert


The Fireback wolf spider is a species of wolf spider found in SA’s far northern mallee, where it builds a short, lidded burrow in red sand. At night they sit at the entrance of the burrow and ambush passing prey such as smaller spiders, ants and beetles. Fireback’s are a medium sized species, growing to 14-17mm in body length.

Optional kit includes:

  • Spy-cylinder Enclosure
  • substrate
  • Fireback wolf spider

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