Black and Yellow Argiope
Class: Arachnida (Spiders, Scorpians, Harvestmen, Ticks & Mites)
Order: Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder: Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
Family: Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus/Species: Argiope aurantia
Common Name: Black and Yellow Argiope, Yellow Garden Spider, Yellow Garden Orbweaver, Writer Spider
It looks like this spider has caught a few bees of his own.... I came across this spider while taking some pictures of the bees.