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Old August 8th, 2010, 11:53 AM
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Originally Posted by bendyfoot View Post
LOL, my internet connection is so slow, but all I needed to see was the tip of the abdomen to recognize this beauty! You've got a lovely Yellow Garden Orbweaving Spider, Argiope aurentia . Garden Spiders are very striking, and make some of the most interesting webs, often with elaborate sunbursts and zigzags called a "stabilimentum"; yours is making two vertical zigzags out of the centre point. Nice find!
You are right, the web is just as beautiful as the spider. Very successful in finding, ummmm, food in it's web
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