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Help identifying Small Neon Green Spider with yellow stripes and red dots - Araneus cingulatus

Help identifying Small Neon Green Spider with yellow stripes and red dots - Araneus cingulatus
Ames, Story County, Iowa, USA
August 10, 2015
Size: 3/8"
This little spider was hanging out on a piece of furniture being refinished in our garage. I videotaped and took several photos of it in action. Just curious what type of spider it is.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Yes, perfectly harmless and beneficial orb weaver
Looks to be Araneus cingulatus

 
Thank you. :) Hadn't seen a s
Thank you. :) Hadn't seen a spider quite like this before. It was fun to watch.