Subject:  Hello Spikey Crab Spider
Geographic location of the bug:  Virginia Beach VA
Date: 06/16/2018
Time: 06:10 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Hello,
I have never seen this spider before. There are lumps of spider web all around it’s web. It looks like it has spikes and a shell.
How you want your letter signed:  Me!

Crablike Spiny Orbweaver

This is a Crablike Spiny Orbweaver, a common species, especially in the South.  Like other members of the Orbweaver family, the Crablike Spiny Orbweaver is perfectly harmless.

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