Huntsman spiders are very fast ambush hunters so doesn't need to make webs They are found mainly in tropical or sub-tropical regions. About 100 species of huntsman have been described from Australia.

This image shows the Huntsman hidden beneath the leaves of the tree. An unaware fly lands within its attack range. The feet of the spider are grasping the branches and surrounding leaves as it manoeuvers itself ready to surprise it's potential dinner guest.