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Information, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


Genus Metepeira

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

Species arizonica - Metepeira arizonica
Species comanche - Metepeira comanche
Species crassipes - Metepeira crassipes
Species datona - Metepeira datona
Species foxi - Metepeira foxi
Species gosoga - Metepeira gosoga
Species grandiosa - Metepeira grandiosa
Species labyrinthea - Labyrinth Orbweaver
Species minima - Metepeira minima
Species palustris - Metepeira palustris
Species pimungan - Metepeira pimungan
Species spinipes - Metepeira spinipes
Species ventura - Metepeira ventura
No Taxon Coastal Counties of California
No Taxon unidentified spiderlings/juveniles