Image: Golden Orb Weaver (juvenile), Nephila sp.
Juvenile Golden Orb Weaver, Nephila spp.
- Helen Smith
- © Australian Museum
- Common name:
- Golden Orb Weaver (juvenile)
- Scientific name:
- Nephila sp.
Web2spider Identification Guide. Web type: W16 - orb web.
- Juvenile golden orb weavers are very common in spring and summer.
- The catching surface of the orb web can be difficult to spot in the tangle of barrier lines.
- The web slowly changes to the adult shape (W11)