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super spider stitch

The coloring and a lack of clear alternation in markings on the legs makes me want to say that this isn't a wasp spider, but this explanation of the pattern in the web was from the Wiki awrite up for such spiders:


"The prominent zigzag shape called the stabilimentum, or web decoration, featured at the centre of the orb is of uncertain function, though it may be to attract insects."

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Taken on June 1, 2008