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Pregnant Female Garden Cross Spider (Araneus diadematus)

Observed: 5th September 2013 By: hbrook1hbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrateshbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrateshbrook1’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Had the markings of a garden cross spider (or it did to my amateur eyes), but was twice the size of the other spiders of the same species I've seen before.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Araneus diadematus.

She does look gravid i.e. full of eggs.