If spider-averse, you may wish to go no farther.
Took me about 20 shots to get a pic even this good. Hello, Gasteracantha cancriformis.
One of the species of spiny-backed orb-weavers, widespread in the southern U.S. It’s like a heavy-metal-punk version of a spider! Or a tiiiiiiiny crab that got Really Lost.
(Spiders and crabs being distantly related, this should not be as surprising as it is.)