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ot: pretty but eww!!!

Posted by chena z8 Texas (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 14, 10 at 17:33

Can someone tell what kind of Spider this is?? I tried looking it up buuutt is was just to creepy!! I will take a Snake over a Spider any day!!! (Giant Hate Shiver..LOL)

Kylie


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RE: ot: pretty but eww!!!

It's a freaky scary spider ;-)


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RE: ot: pretty but eww!!!

It's beautiful but I have no idea what kind it is. I like spiders and snakes. I certainly don't want either crawling on me but both are welcome in my yard.


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RE: ot: pretty but eww!!!

Kylie, looks like a Southern Black Widow. Now I won't be able to sleep because I saw too many spider pictures!

http://insects.tamu.edu/extension/bulletins/l-1787.html


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RE: ot: pretty but eww!!!

Ewwww is right!!!
Kylie I commend you for getting that close to it!
I dont like them either!


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  • Posted by knotz 8/PNW SWWA (My Page) on
    Sun, Aug 15, 10 at 1:16

I'd take spiders over snakes ANY day!!...Looks creepy...


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  • Posted by chena z8 Texas (My Page) on
    Sun, Aug 15, 10 at 12:17

Thanks Eloise!!!
Looks like you found it.. I believe they said this is an immature one..When I go back out it will be a DEAD one..LOL she had 2 egg sacks.I'll just stick to feeding the Garden Spiders the grasshoppers...

Kylie


Argiope~ Garden Spider


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RE: ot: pretty but eww!!!

They start young, don't they. Hope you also smashed the egg sacks. You should blow up that last pix and hang it out on Halloween!


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