Argiope aurantia
(Black and Yellow Garden Spider)

Picture ID 78128

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

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Just doing some macro photography and came across this beauty. Looks to be a Argiope Aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider).

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ItsyBitsy

Got it. This site needs to be updated to allow people to do that. Unfortunately I’m the only active moderator at the moment.

Spiderbirder

Yes, you’re ID is correct. Thank you for sharing your beautiful photo!

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