Metepeira

Picture ID 7186

Picture of Metepeira - Dorsal

Comments & ID Thoughts

I think this is a type of orb weaver. She has a circular web stretched across the corner of a doorway with a little cornucopia in the middle. She normally hangs out there. Today she was on the wall next to her web.

  • Submitted by: 
    JNM
  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Photographed: Mar 18, 2018
  • Spider: Metepeira
  • Location: Bullhead City, Arizona, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: No
  • Attributes: Dorsal
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ItsyBitsy

Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This is one the Metepeira, maybe M. gosoga.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/739729/bgimage

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