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Photo#1014633
big orb weaver - Araneus diadematus

big orb weaver - Araneus diadematus
Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
October 28, 2014
Size: abdomen alone 3/4 inch
This large spider was tucked into a crevice in the brickwork around my porch, the largest spider I saw all summer. I hadn't seen an orb lately but it seems to resemble some of the orb weavers. It was lovely and very sensitive to having me stand near and take pictures.

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