Araneus diadematus
(Cross Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 42869

Picture of Araneus diadematus (Cross Orb-weaver) - Dorsal
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ItsyBitsy

Hi, this looks like a Cross Orb-weaver (Araneus diadematus) who has already laid her eggs. 🙂

ItsyBitsy

Yes, they often turn this color after laying their eggs.

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