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February 22, 2021 at 4:42 pm #461
- Camposines, La Fatarella
Close Clive but while Argiope, this is the argentata. The Wasp is Argiope aurantia.
This is a great link: https://spiderid.com/spider/araneidae/argiope/
Mixed feelings about these large orb spiders myself. If well off the track, I’m happy to leave them but they are unwelcome on tracks! I break the web and ensure they swing ‘away’ from the track if possible.