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Recent observations

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What

Arrowhead Orbweaver Verrucosa arenata

Observer

dnydick

Date

July 27, 2014 02:32 PM EDT

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What

Marbled Orb Weaver Araneus marmoreus

Observer

dnydick

Date

July 26, 2014 08:01 PM EDT

Description

Quite a large spider, head+abdomen well over a centimeter long. Very busily building an orb web.

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What

Orbweavers Family Araneidae

Observer

lg_price

Date

July 26, 2014 02:50 PM CDT

Description

small - body is about 3 mm long.

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What

Orchard Orbweaver Leucauge venusta

Observer

lg_price

Date

July 26, 2014 01:25 PM CDT

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Longjawed Orbweavers Family Tetragnathidae

Observer

lg_price

Date

July 26, 2014 12:58 PM CDT

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What

Flower Crab Spiders Genus Misumena

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2014 07:01 PM PDT

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What

Four-spot Orb-Weaver Araneus quadratus

Observer

thisisthecaptain

Date

July 10, 2014

Description

Light brown and white
Hairy

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What

Mecaphesa species Genus Mecaphesa

Observer

judygva

Date

July 13, 2014

Place

Great Basin National Park (Google, OSM)

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What

Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

yarnallj

Date

July 26, 2014 02:39 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

arrowshaped micrathena Micrathena sagittata

Observer

lfelliott

Date

July 27, 2014 10:58 AM CDT

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What

six spotted orbweaver Araniella displicata

Observer

keimwj

Date

May 27, 2014

Description

27 May 2014.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
Male.
4.2 mm head-abdomen.
Found on Red Maple (Acer rubrum).

Photos / Sounds

Observer

hydaticus

Date

July 19, 2014

Description

Lampshade weavers at the base of Looking Glass Rock

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Description from Wikipedia

Spiders (order Araneae) are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs and chelicerae with fangs that inject venom. They are the largest order of arachnids and rank seventh in total species diversity among all other groups of organisms. Spiders are found worldwide on every continent except for Antarctica, and have become established in nearly every habitat with the exception of air and sea colonization. As of 2008, at least 43,678 spider species, and 109 families have been...

No range data available.