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NZ Herald/NZPA: Katipo face invaders from South Africa

Peter Griffin posted in on November 11th, 2009.

Native katipo spiders are currently co-existing in coastal sand dunes with a South African invader, but there are fears that, should habitats shrink, the katipo might be on the losing side. However, it would appear that the primary danger to katipo spiders is posed by human activity, and scientists are considering ways to protect katipo […]

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