Western Spotted Orbweaver

Fly caught in web of large black spider
Western Spotted Orbweaver,
Just outside Huntington Central Park at the Armstrong Garden Center, 2008-08-31

Large black spider in center of orb web
Orbweaver, Neoscona oaxacensis

2 Responses to “Western Spotted Orbweaver”

  1. Antonio Says:

    What’s the size of this spider? It looks enormous to me… Maybe you should consider adding a coin or something next to it for sizing purposes?

  2. Elliotte Rusty Harold Says:

    It is a very large spider. The body is maybe 3 cm, the legs quite a bit longer.

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