Argiope
(Garden Orb-weavers)

Picture ID 64628

Picture of Argiope (Garden Orb-weavers) - Dorsal,Webs

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The spider was on my garden at approximately 6 feet on a Papaya tree. The web was like hexagonal shape.

  • Submitted by: 
    Ivanovich8665
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2019
  • Photographed: Jun 7, 2019
  • Spider: Argiope (Garden Orb-weavers)
  • Location: Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas (Near Laredo Texas), Mexico
  • Spotted Outdoors: High foliage (includes trees and tree trunks)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal, Webs
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Ex-arachnophobe

Looks like a silver garden spider, Argiope argentata

TangledWeb

That’s interesting, I like learning what the common names are for a spider in different languages.

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