Golden Silk Spider
The Golden Silk Spider (Nephila clavipes) is an arachnid species in which the female (above) is much larger than the male (below).
Keywordsarachnid, golden silk spider, golden orb-web spider, Nephila clavipes, Nephila plumipes, female spider, male spider
GalleriesSpiders, Mites and Scorpions
William Dwight Whitney The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language (New York, NY: The Century Co., 1911)