Unidentified

Picture ID 164521

Picture of unidentified spider

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Joro

  • Submitted by: 
    Lmills1978
  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2022
  • Photographed: Sep 20, 2022
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Norcross , Georgia, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: High foliage (includes trees and tree trunks)
  • Found in web?: Yes
  • Attributes:
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TangledWeb

Yes, Trichonephila clavata, a Joro Spider. https://www.japanpowered.com/folklore-and-urban-legends/jorogumo-the-whore-spider The link is to an explanation of the name. It’s from the cryptid creature of legend, the Jorogumo. The Joros are accidental Asian imports.

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