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Orange spider - Neoscona sp? - Araneus thaddeus

Orange spider - Neoscona sp? - Araneus thaddeus
South Frontenac, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada
October 8, 2008
Size: Body approx 7mm
Found this spider hanging on our hallway wall. It's been there most of the day. Surrounding habitat is primarily deciduous woodland.

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Orange spider - Neoscona sp? - Araneus thaddeus Orange spider - Araneus sp? - Araneus thaddeus

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Moved from Orb Weavers. Good call, range and image match perfectly to the description in The Insects and Arachnids of Canada Part 23.

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Araneus thaddeus ?

Nice images -
you may well be correct about the genus, but I'm just moving it to the family page for now. Perhaps the Balabans or others will confirm your ID.

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