Picture ID 95030

Picture of unidentified spider
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  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2019
  • Photographed: Nov 8, 2019
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Apple Valley , California, United States
  • Spotted Outdoors: Man-made structure (building wall, fences, etc.)
  • Found in web?: Yes
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Hi there looks like a Angulate also known as orbweavers, it’s hard to tell what kind because how bright and blurry the photo is :3


There are two photos. Araneus gemma, perhaps.


Araneus gemma’s angulate projections are more pointy and they tend to have a bright white line between them.


Try moving a little bit further from her. My autofocus camera tells me when I have the camera (LG cellphone) in the best spot. It usually needs me to back up and give it more time. Your picture has too much exposure, try shooting at an angle to reduce the light scatter off of the spider. If you’re using a cellphone, they aren’t made for close-ups of small objects in the dark. That’s what I carry with me (and a tiny flashlight) so I’m learning to work with it. The newest Apple phone coming out is touted for its ability… Read more »