Argiope lobata
(Lobed Argiope)

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Picture of Argiope lobata (Lobed Argiope) - Dorsal
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CalumEwing
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This looks like the Silver Orb Weaver, Argiope argentata, in the family Araneidae.

ItsyBitsy
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Georgia the country, not the US state. I had to do a double take too.

CalumEwing
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Indeed, I missed that. You are right, it would definitely not be A. argentata

ItsyBitsy
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Hi, this looks like a Lobed Argiope (Argiope lobata). 🙂

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