Araneus bicentenarius
(Giant Lichen Orb-weaver)

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Picture of Araneus bicentenarius (Giant Lichen Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs

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Anyone know what kind of spider this is?

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Cool! They have the same pair of wavy line markings down their abdomen as Araneus marmorous. Even when A. marmorous is marbled rather than black and yellow those line markings are deep-set in maroon under the other colors.

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