Our annual end-of-summer contest is here, come on down to the Dave's Garden County Fair!

CLOSED: what kind of spider is this?

Carpinteria, CA

My son found this at SBHS. He said the white part was really more green. Any ideas?

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Minot, ND

Argiope aurantia - an extremely common and widespread orb weaver that goes by a variety of common names - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argiope_aurantia

Anne Arundel,, MD(Zone 7b)

Like in the book Charlotte's Web by EB WHite

Carpinteria, CA

Many many thank yous for your responses.

Magnolia, TX(Zone 8b)

I know, I am late, but we have em too. Ours can get as large as a mans hand seems like

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