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Crablike Spiny Orbweaver Spider

Gasteracantha cancriformis

Notes:

I was walking in the woods by my house and happened upon this spider. What a spikey beauty!



1 Species ID Suggestions

Crablike Spiny Orbweaver Spider
Gasteracantha cancriformis Crablike Spiny Orbweaver Spider - Gasteracantha cancriformis - BugGuide.Net


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3 Comments

Gustavo Carneiro
Gustavo Carneiro 7 years ago

Wow! I knew this specie is facinating!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Great spot!

C.Sydes
C.Sydes 7 years ago

This is a Kite Spider, I'm not sure which species you have in your part of the world

Charles72
Spotted by
Charles72

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA

Lat: 32.19, Long: -80.74

Spotted on Oct 4, 2008
Submitted on Apr 22, 2012

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