Argiope aurantia
(Black and Yellow Garden Spider)

Picture ID 41312

Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal

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This BIG (garden) spider was on my house door jamb in my backporch tonight! I live in South Carolina,neR Rock Hill, just south of Charlotte, NC and it has still been quite warmon our last day of Sept...he gave me quite a scare, he would have beencrushed had i closed the door, so i took a broom and shook him out on to the deck...i didnt see a web

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Trahearne

A beautiful Argiope aurantia! What a nice find.

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