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Species Acanthepeira marion

Very large starbellied-type orbweaver - Acanthepeira marion - female Scrub lover - Acanthepeira marion - female Scrub lover - Acanthepeira marion - female Scrub lover - Acanthepeira marion - female Variation in form - Acanthepeira marion - female Variation in form - Acanthepeira marion - female Variation in form - Acanthepeira marion - female 050413Spider - Acanthepeira marion - female
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 Acanthepeira
Species marion (Acanthepeira marion)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acanthepeira marion Levi, 1976
Explanation of Names
Name is a noun in apposition, after the type locality. (Levi, 1976)
Range
Southeastern states from Pennsylvania to Missouri, Tamaulipas and Florida.