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Giant Lichen Orbweaver

Araneus Bicentenarius


This spider has orange legs with black rings. The body is green in color with white and black markings.


This guy was spotted in the hill country outside of Hondo, Texas. They can be found in southeastern Canada and the eastern and mid-western states in the U.S. among forested areas around lichen.


FUN FACTS: 1. Their webs can reach a diameter of 8 feet! 2. They can be found on the perimeter of their webs. 3. Lifespan: 1 year Ref:

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Hondo, Texas, United States

Spotted on Jun 13, 2020
Submitted on Aug 2, 2020

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