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Black and yellow garden spider

Argiope aurantia

Description:

Large egg shaped abdomen, black with bold yellow or orange markings. Long legs banded yellow or reddish and black

Habitat:

Gardens and bushy meadows

Notes:

Webs are 12" or more wide with thick verticle zigzag pattern in center.

1 Species ID Suggestions

silver orb weaver
Argiope argentata


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1 Comment

Christiane
Christiane 8 years ago

Moved to "ARTHROPOD"... Great spotting!!!

DeniseTickle
Spotted by
DeniseTickle

Florida, USA

Spotted on Jun 1, 2012
Submitted on May 6, 2012

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