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What kind of spider is this?

Lake City, FL

I was walking through my yard the other day, and straight through a web about knee high to me. I pulled the web off and put it on the bush, and noticed there was a spider in it. I've never seen any like this before.

This is in north central Florida

Thumbnail by katerpie
Minot, ND

It's an orb weaver (family Araneidae); possibly a tropical orb weaver in the genus Eriophora...

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