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Argiope bruennichi (Bruennich's garden spider)

Synonyms: Argiope acuminata; Argiope bruennichi africana; Argiope bruennichi nigrofasciata; Argiope bruennichi orientalis; Argiope zabonica

Wikipedia Abstract

The wasp spider, Argiope bruennichi, is a species of orb-web spider distributed throughout central Europe, northern Europe, north Africa, parts of Asia, the Azores archipelago, as well as recent sitings in North American states such as Ohio. Like many other members of the genus Argiope, (including St Andrew's Cross spiders), it shows striking yellow and black markings on its abdomen.
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Argiope bruennichi (Bruennich's garden spider)[1]


Palearctic; Portugal;

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1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Ecology of Commanster
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