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Black and yellow garden spider

Argiope aurantia


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


Gardens and bushy meadows


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

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silver orb weaver
Argiope argentata

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1 Comment

Christiane 8 years ago

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

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Florida, USA

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

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