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Tropical Orb Weaver

Eriophora ravilla

Description:

tan-ish color with darker marks, large web maybe 2 feet across, the spider is around 2.5in long

Habitat:

the web was next to my walkway in my backyard, the web was on the side of the house and reached to the ground, 2 feet across. the webs always gone during the day and back at night


1 species ID suggestions

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 5 years ago
Tropical orb weaver spider
Eriophora ravilla tropical orb weaver spider - Eriophora ravilla (C.L. Koch)

Texas, USA

Lat: 30.24, Long: -95.51

Spotted on Aug 17, 2013
Submitted on Sep 1, 2013

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