Family Scientific Name Gender Size Common Name
Araneidae Argiope argentata male 3.7 - 4.7 mm silver garden spider
Found: Laguna Beach Date: 14 July 06 ID: D149
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Argiope argentata
It is easiest to find adult male A. argentata when they are in the female's web (Click Here). I find the webs in shrubs especially prickly-pear cactus, located in sunny places but not in trees.
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