Araneidae
(Orb-weavers)

Picture ID 6639

Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Webs

Comments & ID Thoughts

Web found over driveway attached to trees and ground on either side.

  • Submitted by: 
    Kowch
  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2018
  • Photographed: Feb 28, 2018
  • Spider: Araneidae (Orb-weavers)
  • Location: Jupiter Farms, Florida, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.),High foliage (includes trees and tree trunks)
  • Found in web?: Yes
  • Attributes: Webs
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ItsyBitsy

I can’t really see the spider but the web makes it an Araneidae (Orb-weaver). In your area Eriophora ravilla is a likely candidate.

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