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Yellow Garden Spider

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yellow garden spider
Black and Yellow Garden Spider
Argiope aurantia Argiope aurantia

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PennyLazauskas 10 years ago

Great picture by the way!

PennyLazauskas 10 years ago

When it's abdomen is extended, she is gravid. The egg sacks are approx. 1" in diameter. This spider is also known as a "riding spider" due to her rocking her web when you get to close.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Nov 6, 2011
Submitted on Nov 6, 2011

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