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Spiny Orb Weaver

Gasteracantha cancriformis




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9 Comments

habeck.cw
habeck.cw 6 years ago

I think this spider is in the genus Micrathena, not Gasteracantha.

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 7 years ago

Yay Project Noah!! :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Welcome..!!
Spider image give more clear details... nice work..!!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

I get same tip to do to get closer look by Eulalia last month... Learned on Project Noah only..!!

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 7 years ago

Okay! I added a closer one and made it the first. :) Thank you for all of your help Ashish! What would I do without you? Haha :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

You can crop image add its zool like image as separate one.. This picture is very fine allows zoom with good quality image.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

I think you have find Gasteracantha cancriformis

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 7 years ago

Thanks for the link!

Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 41.06, Long: -75.31

Spotted on Aug 4, 2011
Submitted on Aug 9, 2011

Spotted for mission

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