Spiny Bellied Orb Weaver

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© Mike Melnotte
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UploadedSeptember 5, 2009
TakenSeptember 5, 2009
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D5000
Exposure1/320 sec at f/9
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length55 mm
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11 responses

  • René Damen

    René Damen   said (5 Sep 2009):

    wow what a strange bug, great shot Mike.

  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    Ewwwwwww ... I love it!

  • Paige

    Paige said (5 Sep 2009):

    Cool orb weaver! We have those in our yard.

  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    Cool shot! Great spider. Or vice versa....

  • Jeff Weber

    Jeff Weber gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    Very Cool. The Spiny Orb Weavers we have here in Miami have red and yellow on them. Where in Fla. did you take this?

  • Mike Melnotte

    Mike Melnotte said (5 Sep 2009):

    This guy was here in Wilmington, NC. I had never seen them before, but my 8 yr old has and knew what it was. She's like Rain Man for bugs, animals and dinosaurs.

  • William Bullimore

    William Bullimore said (5 Sep 2009):

    Stunning insect macro. Exquisite details.

  • Maureen Jochetz

    Maureen Jochetz gave props (5 Sep 2009):

    Very nice macro. We have the white kind and the red/yellow kind here in Central Texas.

  • Lucy Jackalone

    Lucy Jackalone gave props (6 Sep 2009):

    Excellent Macro.. your little girl is very smart.. I am a bug loving girl myself

  • dp *

    dp * said (6 Sep 2009):

    Nice macro! The Spiny Orb's in my part of Florida have red in them too. Nice one. dp

  • Erich Mangl

    Erich Mangl gave props (8 Sep 2009):

    fantastic construction :-)

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