Spring Hill (Northern Hudson), Pasco County, Florida, USA July 16, 2008 Size: Approx. 6 cm
I have two of these, both appearing in tall grass about 1 1/2 feet from the ground. The smaller is about 5 cm and the larger is about 6 cm and appears to be growing noticeably over the last two weeks. When the camera gets within about 15 cm, the web begins to pulsate back and forth although the spider does not seem to move at all. The pictured specimen is in my garden and although I have been on this property for 30 years, I have not noticed one before. Do I need to be "careful" when weeding? Thanks for being there. Great site.
Contributed by Lyn Economos on 18 July, 2008 - 10:28am Last updated 25 May, 2011 - 9:18am
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