Leucauge argyrobapta
(Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver)

Picture ID 8825

Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Lateral

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In the photo, the spider in on the narrow edge of a 2x4 board standing upright leaned against the house. Photo was taken in bright sunlight.

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ItsyBitsy

Hi, you’ve IDed her correctly. Filed, and welcome to Spider ID. 🙂

BugmanDan

Agree, an orchard orb weaver,Leucauge venusta. Female.
https://bugguide.net/node/view/2010
Some blue is not an exception for these, seen them with every color mix.( may be lighting here)
Very pretty spiders.

Additional Pictures

Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Male,Female - Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture