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Barn spider

Neoscona crucifera

Description:

Orb weaver found in the middle of its (her, I think) web on a young winged elm. Body length approximately 1 cm.

Habitat:

Edge of deciduous forest fragment.

Notes:

None of the pictures are very good, but I believe the combination of pictures is sufficient for a positive ID.

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Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.40, Long: -77.70

Spotted on Apr 8, 2013
Submitted on Apr 9, 2013

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