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Spiny orb weaver

Gasteracantha

Description:

a spider with a large, spiked abdomen. Probably just under a half an inch long from fang to rear.

Habitat:

woodland area.

Notes:

spins a very thick, tough web, sometimes spanning 2-3 feet in area.

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Dragoon
Dragoon 8 years ago
Spiny orb weaver
Gasteracantha Spiny orb-weaver


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bbprevas
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bbprevas

Maryland, USA

Spotted on Jul 20, 2012
Submitted on Jul 20, 2012

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