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Black and Yellow Garden Spider

Argiope aurantia

Description:

Large orb weaver spiders with distinct black and yellow markings, silver or white head, and black and orange banded legs. Often found in gardens and areas with a lot of thick foliage. They are considered to be harmless to humans and bites are rare, even when provoked.

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Shane_S
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Shane_S

New York, USA

Spotted on Sep 17, 2013
Submitted on Sep 17, 2013

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