Araneus pegnia

Picture ID 185675

Picture of Araneus pegnia

Comments & ID Thoughts

Unidentified orb weaver that also builds a silken retreat near upper portion of web.

  • Submitted by: 
    pfarrow
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2023
  • Photographed: Aug 5, 2023
  • Spider: Araneus pegnia
  • Location: Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
  • Attributes:
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TangledWeb

Araneus peigna. She’s cute! Her species name comes from the moth or butterfly marking. https://bugguide.net/node/view/39390/data

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