Argiope aurantia
(Black and Yellow Garden Spider)

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

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This medium size guy has decided to set up shop above our doorway. Would like to know who he is...

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It is the Black & Yellow Orb Weaver, Argiope aurantia, in the family Araneidae.

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