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Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Family Araneidae - Orb Weavers

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Order Araneae - Spiders
Infraorder Araneomorphae - True Spiders
No Taxon Entelegynae
Family Araneidae - Orb Weavers

Genus Acacesia
Genus Acanthepeira
Genus Aculepeira
Genus Allocyclosa
Genus Araneus
Genus Araniella
Genus Argiope
Genus Cercidia
Genus Colphepeira
Genus Cyclosa - Trashline Orbweavers
Genus Cyrtophora
Genus Eriophora
Genus Eustala
Genus Gasteracantha
Genus Gea
Genus Hypsosinga
Genus Kaira - Frilled Orbweavers
Genus Larinia
Genus Larinioides - Furrow spiders
Genus Mangora
Genus Mastophora - Bolas Spiders
Genus Mecynogea
Genus Metazygia
Genus Metepeira
Genus Micrathena
Genus Neoscona - Spotted Orbweavers
Genus Ocrepeira
Genus Scoloderus
Genus Singa
Genus Trichonephila - Golden Orb-weavers
Genus Verrucosa
Genus Wagneriana
Genus Zygiella
No Taxon unidentified egg sacs, spiderlings, & young spiders
No Taxon Reviewed / Currently No ID
No Taxon holding bin--ventral sides only