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Orb spider

Nephila pilipes

Description:

Fairly common overhead on forest footpaths. Sometimes in your face!

Notes:

http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/105... http://www.flickr.com/photos/51521377@N0... The two species N. maculata and N. pilipes are similae and may be confused with each other. I am certainly confused.

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4 Comments

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 7 years ago

Yup, your ones seems really colorful !

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Fairly common on forest footpaths at face level also.

Fantastic picture, so beautiful, martinl.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Nice spotting!

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Nov 30, 2013
Submitted on Nov 30, 2013

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