Unidentified

Picture ID 91148

Picture of unidentified spider

Comments & ID Thoughts

Guessing this is a Shamrock spider.

  • Submitted by: 
    Naturegirl2
  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2019
  • Photographed: Oct 9, 2019
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Bailey's Harbor , Wisconsin, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: High foliage (includes trees and tree trunks),Ground layer (leaf litter, dirt, grass, etc),Forest
  • Found in web?: No
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I think it is a marbled orb-weaver. See how the first half of the legs are colored like the head?

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That’s an interesting way to identify Araneus marmoreus. I agree with your identification. This is a tricky spider. I’m going by the way the legs go from red and black to white and black. The dorsal thin line markings like marbling aren’t seen on any other American orbweavers that I can think of.