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Genus

Trichonephila

golden orb-weavers

The Nephilia species of the Americas and several others have been moved to the newly elevated genus Trichonephila, previously a subgenus of Nephilia.

Trichonephila clavipesTrichonephila clavipes
Golden-silk orbweaver
side view of spider repairing web while hanging below it

Species of the Trichonephila genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:

  Trichonephila clavipes
Golden-silk Orbweaver
Trichonephila clavipes

The genus Trichonephila is a member of the Araneidae - Orb-weavers family.

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