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What kind of spider is this?

Posted by marbree z5 MI (My Page) on
Sat, Sep 6, 08 at 20:21

I don't know what kind it is, if it's poisonous, native, or even what site to post this on.

Top
spider

Bottom
spider

on a 2 1/2 - 3 inch can - it was on the bottom of this can when it was found.
spider

Does anyone have any ideas what kind of spider this could be or where I could find out? I haven't seen a spider like it before.

Thanks, Marbree


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RE: What kind of spider is this?

I would guess it to be one of the orb spiders. But here's a site you might enjoy. Rai

www.ojibway.ca/spiders.htm


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RE: What kind of spider is this?

I agree, an orb spider. Good also to go to Whatsthatbug.com


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RE: What kind of spider is this?

Thank you so much. We had let it go since it didn't seem aggressive, so I'm glad it's a good guy.


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