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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

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Genus info page
This image is being used on the genus info page. Thanks!

 
You're quite welcome
Glad I can still be somewhat useful. :)

 
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Thanks Jay & Happy Holidays!

"Preparing to dock with the m
"Preparing to dock with the mother ship." -- what a daunting task, from this perspective.

Thanks, Lynette, for your suggestion -- the result (thanks, Jay) looks great.

Hi again,
I don't suppose you took some images of the female ventral in focus. I'd like to post a clear shot of the female epigyne/scape to the info page. Thanks!

 
I just added a couple
but my editing capabilities are very limited at the moment, so please feel free to frass/edit/resize/crop them as if they were your very own.

DOF is very shallow as both are part of two much larger groups intended for stacking. When I'm able to stack again I'll update the original of whatever you decide to keep while respecting any edits you happen to make.

Argiope aurantia mating
Just browsing along and wanted to say these are such great shots!

 
Thank you so much Lynette. :-
Thank you so much Lynette. :-)