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Giant Wood Spider

Nephila pilipes


Giant spider, female with rich color.


Spotted in a tropical forest farm area. Native to south Asian region, particularly in dense forest area.


Female is known to be much larger than male, as larger as 5 to 10 times. This one is about 2 inches.

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Karnataka, India

Spotted on Oct 4, 2016
Submitted on Oct 19, 2016

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