Laucauge Venusta

The Orchard Spider is a long-jawed orb weaver. This bright green and yellow spider hangs from the center of its web catching insects that become entangled in its silk trap. However menacing this spider may be, the Orchard Spider is known to be parasitized by wasp larvae.

Orchard Spider

Orchard Spider; Leucauge Venusta

Laucauge Venusta
The Orchard Spider is a long-jawed orb weaver. This bright green and yellow spider hangs from the center of its web catching insects that become entangled in its silk trap. However menacing this spider may be, the Orchard Spider is known to be parasitized by wasp larvae.