Argiope trifasciata
(Banded Garden Spider)

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Picture of Argiope trifasciata (Banded Garden Spider) - Dorsal,Webs

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I think its is a banned garden spider, but I don't know much about spiders. also suppose she's female.

argiope trifasciata

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CalumEwing
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It is possible. A. trifasciata has bee introduced to southern Europe and recorded from Portugal to Israel. Another likely candidate is the native Argiope bruennichi which looks very similar.
Yes, it is definitely a female.

ItsyBitsy
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I agree with A. trifasciata. 🙂

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