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Golden orb-web spider

Nephila clavipes


•It's the only species of golden orb-web spider that lives in North and South America. •Males are much smaller than females. •They aren't agressive and a have relatively harmless poison.


North and South America -I saw this spider in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Lat: -22.96, Long: -43.28

Spotted on Jan 17, 2016
Submitted on Apr 27, 2016

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