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Species Uloborus glomosus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
Family Uloboridae (Cribellate Orb Weavers)
Genus Uloborus
Species glomosus (Uloborus glomosus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
(Walckenaer, 1841)
Identification
Light and Dark forms:

Range
Eastern North America. This is the only Uloborus species in Canada and the northeastern US.
Habitat
Web structures:
Life Cycle
Egg sacks: