Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA September 24, 2005 Size: 1 1/2 -2" with legs
Any help identifying this spider? I'm new to spider identification, but it looks like a garden orb I think. Is this correct? It lives on the outside of one of my windows and has a round web. Is this type of spider dangerous? He doesn't spend much time in his web (usually sits in the upper corner of the window, kind of hunched up), although yesterday late afternoon/evening, he was at the center of it so I was able to get this pic. Then at night he was busy making more webbing.
Contributed by ktj27 on 26 September, 2005 - 10:29am Last updated 21 October, 2005 - 4:08pm
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