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Molting Black and Yellow Argiope - Argiope aurantia

Molting Black and Yellow Argiope - Argiope aurantia
Springfield, Virginia, USA
July 23, 2004
An immature black and yellow argiope molting upside down on its web.

Same individual as:


it looks like a squid :)

Very cool!
You timed that one just right. Nicely done!

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