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Use this form to upload records into the SpiderMAP Virtual Museum. This is intended for quick upload of incidental records. If you want your records to be linked to your ADU user profile to you need to login to the Virtual Museum and upload them there.

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Your Details
Who were you with?

Enter the names of additional observers separated with ; and use caps for initials

When did you see it?

Select the day, month and year of your observation. Only the year is required so if you can't remember the day or the month, leave them blank.

Where did you see it?

Use the map below to pin the location of your observation, or enter the coordinates manually e.g. 32 43 42.2S 24 26 48.6E. Then complete the locality details below the map.

This will be chosen automatically if you use the map, otherwise pick a value if you enter coordinates manually.

The country where the observation was made - check this is correct

Please add the name of the nearest town - we use this to verify the coordinates supplied

The place name e.g. a farm, a game reserve, or something similar - put in your own value if you prefer

Please select 1-3 photos for this record*
All Baboon Spider records are stored in SpiderMAP. If you use this form to submit records to other Virtual Museum projects please select the appropriate project name here.

Disclaimer: Submitted images are made available through the Virtual Museum under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License. This basically means that others may use your images for non-commercial purposes with acknowledgement. If you are uncomfortable with this please contact the Virtual Museum manager.

There seems to be a problem with these coordinates. We accept a wide range of formats, so the error is likely to be typo, or the coordinates might not be balanced (have all the same parts in the latitude and longitude). If you've used minutes or seconds, check that they are less than 60 (a common typo). For more help take a look at this link about how coordinates work.
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