Araneus
(Angulate & Round-shouldered Orb-weavers)

Picture ID 5490

Picture of Araneus (Angulate & Round-shouldered Orb-weavers) - Dorsal

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Maybe a Texas Orb Weaver !

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 You’re right that this is an orb-weaver. It’s either Araneus gemmoides (Cat-faced Spider), or the very similar Araneus illaudatus.

ItsyBitsy

Do you happen to have a ventral shot?

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