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Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia) <br />
This beauty is currently spinning a web on my front porch (right beside my front door)!<br />
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Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)


This beauty is currently spinning a web on my front porch (right beside my front door)!

Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia) This beauty is currently spinning a web on my front porch (right beside my front door)!<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/66303/yellow_garden_spider_argiope_aurantia.html Argiope aurantia,Geotagged,Summer,United States,Yellow Garden Spider

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The spider species ''Argiope aurantia'' is commonly known as the yellow garden spider, black and yellow garden spider, golden garden spider, writing spider, or corn spider. It is common to the contiguous United States, Hawaii, southern Canada, Mexico, and Central America. They have distinctive yellow and black markings on their abdomens and a mostly white cephalothorax. The etymology of its name means "gilded silver-face". Males range from 5–9 mm females from 19–28 mm . These spiders may bite.. more

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Sep 14, 2018. Captured Sep 9, 2018 19:55 in 110 Earl St, Plainville, GA 30733, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/4.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm