Unidentified

Picture ID 40686

Picture of unidentified spider
  • Submitted by: 
    Lovestep
  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2018
  • Photographed: Sep 28, 2018
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Holiday Florida , Florida, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
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Hi. these little orb weavers are totally harmless. Gasteracantha cancriformis, the spiny orb weaver.
They will pose zero threat to you or pets.
Although I prefer to leave them undisturbed in their web, they can be freely handled, they don’t bite unless you are a fly.
Sadly,cats may eat these. A favorite spider if you will, welcome at my place any time.
I am in the northwest now, none here and sure miss them.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOY4TdcTwyI