Araneidae
(Orb-weavers)

Picture ID 3371

Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Dorsal

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This is a second picture to the first one I posted a few days ago.

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ItsyBitsy

I think this is a Spotted Orbweaver (Neoscona crucifera) but the angle and that little swirl of hair on the abdomen that looks like a bump made it a little difficult to recognize. California has some unique species though so I’ll file it to family just in case I’m mistaken.

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