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Photo#86216
Spider ID - Eriophora ravilla

Spider ID - Eriophora ravilla
Ascension Parish, Louisiana, USA
Size: ~12mm

eye arrangement
This image is being used in the eye arrangement article, thanks!

Moved
Moved from Spiders.

 
A note might be helpful here:
this spider was identified from multiple images by Jeff Hollenbeck. The other images were subsequently frassed, since they showed a poor quality discolored specimen of this species.

Moved
Moved from Frass.

eyes suggest aranea, orbweaver
Suggest orbweaver, as seen at http://waynesword.palomar.edu/redmite.htm. Glorious photography! Good as Larry West's. Erthia

Don't know, but...
I don't know what that spider is but that face shot is great!

 
Memorable
Holy Smokes, a memorable shot!

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