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Silver Argiope

Argiope argentata

Description:

Silvery white and brown spider with four projections on the abdomen. The legs are banded with brown and white. This genus make zig-zag patterns in the web giving them a common name of writing spider or zig-zag spider.

Habitat:

Chaparral on California Buckwheat

Notes:

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California, USA

Spotted on Sep 22, 2017
Submitted on May 27, 2019

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