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adult male - adult female - Argiope aurantia - male - female

adult male - adult female - Argiope aurantia - Male Female
Licking County, Ohio, USA
August 7, 2008
I normally wouldn't take the time to point my camera at this common species, but this scene started to get interesting.

If you look closely at the top of the image you can see the web created by the male in order to access the female's web.

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I have to say this is a great
I have to say this is a great image!!!

Wow!
Wonderful shots, Jay! Nice to have you back. Honestly.

 
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Back from what?

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