New Zealand Status: Endemic
Conservation Status: Not Threatened
Meta rufolineata is a spider that's endemic to New Zealand and is in the taxonomic classification of long-jawed orbweavers.
The spider genus Meta occurs worldwide. Meta spiders are often associated with caves, caverns, and recesses. Some species are known as "cave orbweavers".
Meta rufolineata can be found in forest and bush habitats.
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