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Araneus  - Araneus diadematus - female

Araneus - Araneus diadematus - Female
Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
September 13, 2010
Size: 18mm
I think this is a cross orbweaver.
More, larger pics at Cross Orb Weaver Spider.

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Araneus  - Araneus diadematus - female Araneus  - Araneus diadematus - female

Moved
Thanks, y'all.
Moved from Araneus.

These plump marbled looking ones always confuse us,
but Lynette says this is just one of the forms of diadematus, as you suggest.

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