Araneus cavaticus
(Barn Orb-weaver Spider)

Picture ID 36408

Picture of Araneus cavaticus (Barn Orb-weaver Spider) - Dorsal

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Some type of orb weaver?

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TangledWeb

Yes, she looks like a catfaced spider, which is an orbweaver, Araneus gemmoides.

ItsyBitsy

This is Araneus cavaticus (Barn Spider). In the book Charlotte’s Web, Charlotte the spider says her full name is Charlotte A. Cavatica, this species was previously known as Aranea cavatica.

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