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Discussion in 'Woof Memorial Critter's Corner' started by CRC, Sep 7, 2004.


  1. CRC

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    Sarah's Dad

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    Can anyone help me identify this spider? I bumped into him, or her, this weekend and snapped a picture.

    I live in southern NH, if that helps.
     

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  2. joker1

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    That's a garden spider. That's really the official name. We see them in the fields all the time. Very common, beneficial and harmless.Big though!
     

  3. CRC

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    Sarah's Dad

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    It was pretty big. I haven't seen one around here with those colors; pretty vivid.

    Thanks for the reply.
     
  4. Dragline

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    Cool looking spider CRC. Here's one I found in my backyard recently.

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  5. MrsKitty

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    The garden spiders appear about this time of year. When you see the first one, you know it ain't long until fall ;)
     
  6. mhambi

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    Argiope aurantia


    also know as the Yellow garden spider.


    :)