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Final Results from the Arachnid Adventure II




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Featured sightings



    Champion Spotter

    Highest overall score for an individual based on sightings submitted.

    Prize: AU$50 Biome Eco-stores online gift card

    score: 7,812


    Champion Identifier

    Highest score from correct IDs provided by an individual (through the in-game QuestaLab or the QuestaGame's Bio-Expertise Engine) during the competition and until the time that all competition sightings have been verified.

    Prize:  US$35 Amazon online gift card*

    Robert Whyte
    score: 3,396


    Best Find

    Highest scoring individual sighting.

    Prize:  US$35 Amazon online gift card*

    Image:   Maratus speculifer   by Ben Revell  CC BY-NC

    Image: Maratus speculifer by Ben Revell CC BY-NC

    Image:    Micromerys raveni    by Ben Revell  CC BY-NC

    Image: Micromerys raveni by Ben Revell CC BY-NC

    score: 971
    Maratus speculifer
    Prize winner: *
    Ben Revell

    score: 933
    Micromerys raveni

    * Note: As the Best FInd has already won a category, the prize has been awarded to a runner-up player as per BioQuest Prizes rules.


    Active Members Prize Draw

    One QuestaGame member,  who has submitted at least 1 eligible sighting within the competition period, drawn at random. Learn more about becoming a member.

    Prize: US$35 Amazon online gift card*


    * Depending on location of winner prize may be substituted with an equivalent of equal value as QuestaGame's discretion (Amazon gift cards not available in all countries).

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    Know your Spiders, Scorpions, Mites or Ticks?

    That's great! Then why not identify arachnid sightings through the Bio-Expertise Engine? You'll be helping budding naturalists learn, and ensuring high quality data for research (see QuestaGame's data on You'll could even win the Champion Identifier prize!

    Why not choose your favourite conservation organisation through our Pays to Know Nature Fund, and you'll be earning them rewards for each correct ID you provide.

    BioQuesting with QuestaGame will empower you to experience, learn about, and protect the diversity of life on Earth. You'll be taken on an adventure into nature, where you'll see the life around you in a whole new light.

    • experience nature on real outdoor adventures.

    • learn secrets of the life around you with expert feedback on all your sightings.

    • help protect the environment 

      • your sightings will contribute to biodiversity research.

      • your correct IDs will help support QuestaGame's environmental partners (learn how).