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Species Araneus cingulatus

Green spider - Araneus cingulatus little green - Araneus cingulatus Green orbweaver - Araneus cingulatus - male Green orbweaver - Araneus cingulatus Araneus cingulatus - female green orb weaver - Araneus cingulatus green spider - Araneus cingulatus Spider - Araneus cingulatus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynae)
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