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Eriophora ravilla
(Tropical Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 191092

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I don't know what kind of spider this is, it comes in the night, by sunrise it's gone for the day and be back in the night.

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TangledWeb

She’s a Tropical Orbweaver. She doesn’t go far during the day. She finds a place to sleep and avoid being seen. The might build a sleeping retreat out of whatever is nearby. I had an orbweaver in my yard that slept in a new place every day. It became a game to find her. She slept on flowers, ferns, tree branches, under sprays of flowers and sometimes used her silk to tie a leaf around herself. They sometimes use the underside of the eaves of a roof or furniture. She may also sometimes eat her old web (recycling!) and make… Read more »

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