Enoplognatha ovata
(Candy-striped Spider)

Picture ID 13841

Picture of Enoplognatha ovata (Candy-striped Spider) - Ventral

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I found her guarding her recently born babies inside a wrapped up plant leaf. I removed the entire leaf and put it into this enclosure, soon after she passed her babies started exploring more and I put the leaf nest outside on the branches of a shrub.

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ItsyBitsy

Tentatively looks like it could be Enoplognatha ovata.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/547980/bgimage

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