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Giant Golden Orb Weaver

Nephila pilipes

Description:

Spotted just above my head. I've added a second image to give some context about the size of this spider and its web. I stood beneath it to take these pictures, which took longer than I'd like as the web kept moving in the wind.



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bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

Scientific name is Nephila pilipes.
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nephila_pil...

Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 6.16, Long: 116.15

Spotted on Apr 7, 2014
Submitted on Apr 7, 2014

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