Image Number: 5490065

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
They make orb webs about a meter wide. The zigzag silk is called stabilimentum
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Opisthothelae
Infraorder: Araneomorphae
Family: Araneidae
Genus: Argiope
Subject: Argiope aurantia Lucas
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Image uploaded:
Monday, January 28, 2013
Image last updated:
Monday, February 25, 2013