Neoscona oaxacensis
(Western Spotted Orb-weaver)

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Picture of Neoscona oaxacensis (Western Spotted Orb-weaver) - Dorsal

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Told it was a yellow and black argiope, but all the images I’ve found of those have a black body w/ yellow markings. This one is more of a yellow body w/ black markings so I’m curious if it’s not a different species.

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Its just a different color mutation. It is a black & yellow argiope. Another Orb Weaver spider species

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Hi, this is a Western Spotted Orb-weaver, Neoscona oaxacensis.

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