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Species Araneus cingulatus

little spider, big mouthparts - Araneus cingulatus unknown green spider - Araneus cingulatus Tiny green spider with ornate red & yellow  markings - Araneus cingulatus - female Legs with black bristles and fine white hair - Araneus cingulatus - male green orb weaver - Araneus cingulatus green spider - Araneus cingulatus Spider - Araneus cingulatus Araneus cingulatus ? - Araneus cingulatus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Araneus
Species cingulatus (Araneus cingulatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Latin for "belted" from cingulum- "belt or girdle"
Print References
Spiders of the Eastern US, Howell and Jenkins, page 142