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09.14.2022 Web Wednesday-Marbled Orbweaver

Just as large and hairy as the Spotted Orbweaver I posted a while back but a lot more beautiful. Marbled Orbweaver-Araneus marmoreus.¬† I don’t know if this is true for all this species but unlike the Spotted and other orbweavers … Continue reading

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09.08.2014 Arachnophobes beware!

Personally, and I hope a few of you agree, I think this is a gorgeous spider.¬† When I first saw this Marbled Orbweaver (Araneus¬†marmoreus), I thought there were some dead blooms on this Showy Goldenrod (Solidago speciaosa) flower as I … Continue reading

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