Araneus diadematus
(Cross Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 43011

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

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Found this on the base of my mothers front door while visiting PEI. Its pretty neat looking bht she freaked out at its size! When is spread its legs while going down a web the span was as long as my thumb. Any ideas?

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Hi, this is a Cross Orb-weaver, Araneus diadematus. 🙂

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