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European garden spider (Araneus diadematus)

The photo shows a species of European spiders. I found this exceptionally big arachnid while it was waiting for its prey below a wooden bench.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2020
Date Uploaded: 09.2020
Camera: SM-G975F
Copyright: © Michał Ziemski