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Golden Silk Orb Weaver

Nephila clavipes

Description:

The spider's abdomen was maybe 1.5-2'' in length with teh spider itself being about 3.5'' total. I've never seen one before and this is the closes I would ever like to be to one.

Habitat:

Her web was located approximately 8 - 10 ft off the ground at the tree line of longleaf pines.

1 Species ID Suggestions

annorion
annorion 8 years ago
Golden Silk Orb Weaver
Nephila clavipes


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schaeffer.smith
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schaeffer.smith

Hattiesburg, Mississippi, USA

Spotted on Oct 14, 2012
Submitted on Oct 14, 2012

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