Articles About Joro Spiders
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In Time for Halloween: Invasion of the Jorō Spiders. ‘You Mow the Grass, and You’re Just Covered in Webs.’ (Wall Street Journal – includes quotes and photos from Joro Spider Appreciation founder Anthony Trendl)
Asian “Fortune-Teller” Spider Found in U.S. for First Time (National Geographic)
Like it or not, Joro spiders are here to stay (University of Georgia)
Madison County man captures spider never before seen in North America (Athens Banner-Herald)
Meet your new Georgia neighbor, the Joro spider, an Asian invader big as a hand (Augusta Chronicle)
Nephila clavata L Koch, the Joro Spider of East Asia, newly recorded from North America (Araneae: Nephilidae) (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health Search database, abstract and full article, scholarly)
Silk Socks, a New Biotech Product (The Silkworm, blog)
Taxon details (World Spider Catalog technical information)
Team uses wasps to monitor exotic Joro spider (Phys.org/Science X)
UGA scientists confirm first North American record of East Asian Joro spider (University of Georgia)
Anything I know, I probably read here. I’m a gentleman scientist, if you will, learning what I can via observation, but these are among the places where I’ve learned.