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Genus Ocrepeira

Spider - Ocrepeira Orb Weaver - Ocrepeira - male Ocrepeira? - Ocrepeira Orb Weaver - Ocrepeira ectypa Unknown spider - Ocrepeira - female Immature  Ocrepeira? - Ocrepeira - female Ocrepeira Spider - Ocrepeira
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Ocrepeira
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Some species formerly Wixia
Numbers
4 species in the USA.
Range
ectypa - USA -- RI, CT, NJ, MD, VA, NC, GA, FL, MO, AR, OH
georgia - USA -- NJ, MD, VA, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, LA, OH
globosa - USA -- KS, TX, AZ
redempta - USA -- TX
Internet References
The Orb-weaver Genera Verrucosa, Acanthepeira, Wagneriana, Acacesia, Wixia, Scoloderus and Alpaida North of Mexico - Levi, 1976(1)
Works Cited
1.The Orb-weaver Genera Verrucosa, Acanthepeira, Wagneriana, Acacesia, Wixia, Scoloderus and Alpaida North of Mexico
H. W. Levi. 1976. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology Vol 147 (8): 351-391.