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Black-legged Nephila Nephila fenestrata

Unread post by JeanniR » Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:48 am

I need a little help identifying this spider. I found it in my garden over the weekend :shock: :shock:



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Re: Spider ID needed

Unread post by Carol g » Tue Apr 22, 2014 5:00 pm

Toko wrote:It's a Black-legged Nephila Nephila fenestrata

Harmless to humans :tongue:

With a big name like that I would have thought it would be very dangerous :lol:
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