Giant Lichen Orbweaver ♀ - Araneus bicentenarius 2
WOW - largest orbweaver I have ever seen. Her body length was easily 45-50mm (without including her legs) I got real close & hung over a cliff to get these shots!
CLASS: Chelicerata (Arachnids)
FAMILY: Araneidae (Orbweavers)
GENUS/SPECIES: Giant Lichen Orbweaver (Araneus bicentarius)