Subject: Seen hiking
Geographic location of the bug: On the hike to Jump Creek, outside Marsing, ID
Time: 07:59 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Saw this spider on it’s web over a creek, interested in what it is?
How you want your letter signed: Thanks!!
Your Spider is an Orbweaver in the family Araneidae, and we believe it is an immature member of the genus Argiope, but we cannot be certain from this ventral view. Orbweavers are not dangerous to humans.