Richard Smart http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/688/all en I Found a Huge Green Spider in My Garden! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/i-found-huge-green-spider-my-garden <p>Ever found&nbsp;a large green spider in your garden? Chances are, if you&#39;re in the Los Angeles area, the spider you&#39;ve found is a Green Lynx Spider, <em>Peucetia viridans</em>.</p> <p>Here&#39;s one that NHM staffer, Richard Smart, found in our Nature Gardens on Wednesday:</p> <p><img alt="" src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/greenlynxspider.jpg" /></p> <p>Photo taken by NHM&#39;s own Spider-Woman, Cat Urban.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/i-found-huge-green-spider-my-garden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/i-found-huge-green-spider-my-garden#comments big spider Cat Urban Green Lynx Spider green spider green spider in los angeles huge spider Richard Smart Spider Pavilion Spider-Woman spiders spidery friends Blog Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:07:14 +0000 Lila Higgins 820 at http://www.nhm.org/nature