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Jorō Spider

Nephila clavata

Description:

This is a female, much larger and eye catching than the males. They are a common sight in the fall in Japan.



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2 Comments

Wild Things
Wild Things 7 years ago

Nice shot Sudachi

EmilieChich
EmilieChich 7 years ago

Wonderful picture, Sudachi!

Sudachi
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Sudachi

青森市 (Aomori), Japan

Lat: 40.79, Long: 140.75

Spotted on Oct 18, 2008
Submitted on Feb 14, 2012

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