Eustala anastera
(Hump-backed Orb-weaver)

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Picture of Eustala anastera (Hump-backed Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs

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couldn't hazard a guess honestly. small orb weaver, seen by me on the web during the day and at night. tan color all over, prominent black stripe and 4 "dimples" on dorsal side of abdomen. brown strip with small white triangular spot on ventral side. black spot on rear end, slightly more on the ventral side--roughly where the stinger would be on a bee. subtle striping in shades of brown/tan on legs. body style along the lines of an araneus or neoscona species, with large round abdomen. roughly 2/3 the length of a lacewing fly. web about 3-4ft off the ground and maybe a foot or so in diameter.

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Hi, welcome to Spider ID. 🙂 This looks like a Humpbacked Orb-weaver, Eustala anastera.

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