Spider id

GreenThumbinKCSeptember 14, 2004

I found this spider in my garden tonight and was curious what it is...any ideas?

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htown(North Houston)

It is a Golden Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia). They are my favorite spiders. I had a big on for while, but it is now gone.

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