Arachnids of North Carolina
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Trichonephila clavipes (Linnaeus, 1767) - Golden Silk orbweaver



Male
Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: AraneomorphaeSubfamily: NephilinaeFamily: AraneidaeSynonym: Nephila clavipes                                                                                 
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, Google Images
Distribution in North Carolina
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Adult phenology:
 High Mountains (HM) ‚Č• 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Photo Gallery for Trichonephila clavipes - Golden Silk orbweaver

Recorded by: R. Glenney
Moore Co.
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Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Brunswick Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman,Randy
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman,Randy
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: L. Garner
Bladen Co.
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Recorded by: L. Garner
Bladen Co.
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Recorded by: Chris Helms, Jonathan Short, John Osbourne
Columbus Co.
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Recorded by: Adam Walker
Columbus Co.
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Recorded by: S.Bland
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: C. Vanek
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Dorothy E. Pugh and Karl D. Gottschalk
New Hanover Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof
New Hanover Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof
New Hanover Co.
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Recorded by: Dorothy E. Pugh
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Laura Robinson
Brunswick Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan
New Hanover Co.
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