Araneus diadematus
(Cross Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 6205

Picture of Araneus diadematus (Cross Orb-weaver) - Female - Eyes

Comments & ID Thoughts

Cross Orb-Weaver - Araneus diadematus, I think. It's lacking the distinctive cross markings on its back though. Also the markings on its underside weren't as prominent as I'm used to. Female.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, I agree with your ID. They often look like this after they’ve laid their eggs.

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