Eriophora ravilla
(Tropical Orb-weaver)

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Picture of Eriophora ravilla (Tropical Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs

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What type of spider is this? The body and legs are hairy and it has a brownish circular bulbous type of thing on top of its back.

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BugmanDan
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Hi, and welcome to the site. Your little friend looks to be a tropical orb weaver.
https://spiderid.com/spider/araneidae/eriophora/ravilla/

ItsyBitsy
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Yes, this is Eriophora ravilla (Tropical Orb-weaver). Filed. Welcome to Spider ID. 🙂

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