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Species Araneus alboventris

Orb Weaver (Araneus alboventris) - Araneus alboventris - male Spider ID - Araneus alboventris Spider ID - Araneus alboventris Araneus alboventris ? - Araneus alboventris - male Araneus alboventris ? - Araneus alboventris - male Unknown Crab spider - Araneus alboventris other white spider - Araneus alboventris ? - Araneus alboventris
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 alboventris (Araneus alboventris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Identification
Carapace, sternum, legs greenish yellow. Bright yellow rings around posterior median eyes. Abdomen dorsum with black patch bordered by crimson red border on golden yellow background. (1)

Internet References
(1) www.biodiversitylibrary.org - See Bulletin No. 145, Article titled: Small Orbweavers of the Genus Araneus North of Mexico by W. Levi, 1975