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Black-and-Yellow Argiope

Argiope aurantia

Description:

~2 cm long on body, black/white and yellow with silvery-haired cephalothorax and yellow pedipalps.

Habitat:

Hillside mountain meadow with many clumping grasses.

Notes:

Photographed in the early morning mist when everything was dew covered.

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LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Virginia, USA

Lat: 36.71, Long: -82.74

Spotted on Aug 2, 2017
Submitted on Aug 9, 2017

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