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Calalily
Deep South Coastal, TX
(Zone 10a)

October 7, 2004
7:05 PM

Post #1083923

On his back looks like a light bulb(or a skull if one is in the Halloween mood, lol). He was on a palm frond and tucked his legs in and tried to hide when I moved the frond to get a better picture.

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imway2dumb
Gordonville, TX
(Zone 7b)

October 7, 2004
7:11 PM

Post #1083930

Cool spider!
QueenB
Shepherd, TX
(Zone 8b)

October 7, 2004
8:17 PM

Post #1083989

Hey, if you look at the teeny black spots on the white, it almost looks like it's two eyes and a smile, like a cartoon...

According to my bug book, it's some sort of orb weaving spider...I'll keep looking.

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Calalily
Deep South Coastal, TX
(Zone 10a)

October 7, 2004
9:46 PM

Post #1084130

QueenB, I thought it was so odd that I ran and grabbed my camera. I figured it was an orb weaver, but couldn't figure out which one either.
hanna1
Castro Valley, CA
(Zone 9a)

October 8, 2004
5:55 PM

Post #1085412

Very cool spider!!!!!!
TARogers5
Kingston, OK
(Zone 7a)

October 8, 2004
6:19 PM

Post #1085464

Casper the frendly ghost.

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