Image: Garden Orb Weaving Spider, Eriophora sp. (Araneidae)

Garden Orb Weaving Spider, Eriophora sp. (Araneidae)

Garden Orb Weaving Spiders are a common species found in many Sydney gardens

Photographer:
Mike Gray
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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Tags spider, garden, orb, weaving, Eriophora, Araneidae, arachnology,

5 comments

bernicemaskell - 6.03 PM, 05 March 2011
we have hundreds of golden orb spiders on Ulupna Island at the moment not seen before in 17 years
homercles - 3.07 PM, 21 July 2009
Great thanks Louise!
Louise Carter - 11.07 AM, 21 July 2009
Yes, the spider in the photo looks like a species of the garden orb weaving spider, Eriophora sp.
homercles - 11.07 PM, 20 July 2009
Took this photo myself: http://www.scoozme.com/view/what-type-of-spider-is-this Is this an orb weaving spider?

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