Leucauge venusta
(Orchard Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 14678

Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Male - Ventral

Comments & ID Thoughts

I think this may be an Orchid Orb Weaver. It's about 10mm tip to tip of its legs. The "orange" area on its abdomin, IRL, looks more like polished, or iridescent, copper

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ItsyBitsy

Yes, this is an Orchard Orb-weaver (you wrote “Orchid”), Leucauge venusta.

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