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Spiky Hairy Field Spider

Araneus sp.


3 cm +


Found in garden. Spins it's web every evening. By far the biggest in the garden now.

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ira080808 8 years ago

it really looks amazing. is it poisonous? :)

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Smith Zoo 8 years ago

Thanks Suzanne and ira! When spotting at night, one has to be on the lookout for these big spiders that will spin a web almost anywhere!

suzmonk 8 years ago

Yes ... wowza.

ira080808 8 years ago

amazing spot :)

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Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 3, 2013
Submitted on Feb 10, 2013

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