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Orchard Orbweaver

Leucauge venusta

Description:

I believe this is Leucauge venusta - Orchard Orbweaver. I have two specimens in this group of photos; and I've seen many others of the same species around my home.

Habitat:

River front, deciduous trees and local plantings. The photos for this series are seen on daylillies and azalea.

Notes:

This is a link to what I believe these to be--if you believe to be a different species, please correct me! Spiders are NOT my speciality. http://bugguide.net/node/view/2010

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2 Comments

Nina C. Wilde
Nina C. Wilde 9 years ago

Thanks Aaron.

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago

I second your ID. It's Leucauge venusta. :-)

Nina C. Wilde
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Nina C. Wilde

Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Jun 20, 2012
Submitted on Jul 5, 2012

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