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Species Araneus bicentenarius - Giant Lichen Orbweaver

The information below is based on images submitted and identified by contributors. Range and date information may be incomplete, overinclusive, or just plain wrong.

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Range map for Giant Lichen Orbweaver

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Alabama     231    
Arkansas     1      
Connecticut       1    
Florida    67  1   
Georgia      121    
Indiana       4    
Iowa        2   
Kentucky     16     
Louisiana     75     
Maine     17202   
Manitoba       1    
Maryland      21    
Massachusetts    5245 3  
Michigan      22    
Minnesota      14    
Mississippi     61     
Missouri      3     
New Hampshire     111    
New Jersey       74   
New York     113    
North Carolina     48 2   
Oklahoma    31      
Ontario      32    
Pennsylvania     4      
Quebec     11     
South Carolina   27113     
Tennessee     22     
Texas    2116311   
Vermont         1  
Virginia     11     
West Virginia     1      
Wisconsin       3