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Orchard Spider

Leucauge venusta

Description:

Most common type of spider in my town; not sure the exact species.

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6 Comments

Dragoon
Dragoon 10 years ago

Thank you! These fellas are all over the place, and I had to reach across a bush to get to this guy's web. I lightly misted some of the web to try to get some of the web in view, but it didn't help much.

The spider was very busy though. Going back and forth trying to finish its web; crazy what they can do!

patty
patty 10 years ago

Great spotting and picture =)

Dragoon
Dragoon 10 years ago

Thanks for the confirmation!

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 10 years ago

This is an Orchard Spider..:-)

Dragoon
Dragoon 10 years ago

Maybe the Orchard Spider? Thanks for pointing me in that direction.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Can be one of Tetraganathidae family.

Dragoon
Spotted by
Dragoon

Hanover, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Aug 26, 2012
Submitted on Aug 26, 2012

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