Trichonephila fenestrata
(Hairy Golden Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 55580

Picture of Trichonephila fenestrata (Hairy Golden Orb-weaver) - Dorsal

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Taken in a garden in the Western Cape in South Africa. Can only submit one photo so description of abdomen is that it's yellow, with two brown small circular patches in the middle and one large brown and black oval patch at the rear.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, this tentatively looks like a young Nephila fenestrata.

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