Picture ID 92465

Picture of unidentified spider

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Can anybody tell me the name of this big spider?

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  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2019
  • Photographed: Oct 14, 2019
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Drogheda, Ireland
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
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This big gal is a Cross Orbweaver, Araneus diadematus. They do not have venom that is medically dangerous to people. This is a very widespread species of spider in the World.