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Species Neoscona pratensis

Spider lurking in marsh perennial. - Neoscona pratensis Spider lurking in marsh perennial. - Neoscona pratensis Orb Weaver - Neoscona pratensis - female Orb Weavers - ? - Neoscona pratensis Orb Weavers - ? - Neoscona pratensis Araneus, or Neoscona? - Neoscona pratensis - female Spider spinning web between two Indian Grasses, on tall grass prairie - Neoscona pratensis Marsh Orbweaver - Neoscona pratensis - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Neoscona (Spotted Orbweavers)
Species pratensis (Neoscona pratensis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Hentz. Year first published: 1847.
pratensis - CT, FL, IL, KS, LA, MA, MI, MN, NC, ND, NY, ON, WI
See Also
The pattern on this spider is similar to Larinia directa.