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Species Cyclosa walckenaeri

We wish we'd taken better pictures! - Cyclosa walckenaeri Cyclosa walckenaeri - male Cyclosa walckenaeri - female Cyclosa walckenaeri - female Cyclosa walckenaeri - female Cyclosa walckenaeri - female Spider - Cyclosa walckenaeri Trashline Spider - Cyclosa walckenaeri
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 Cyclosa (Trashline Orbweavers)
Species walckenaeri (Cyclosa walckenaeri)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: Cambridge. Year first published: 1889.
Identification
6 dorsal tubercles. Could be confused with berlandi where it may overlap in southern Texas.
Range
In bugguide's range (USA & Canada) it can be found on the southern tip of FL and TX. (1)
Internet References
Here's the link to Levi, 1977
Works Cited
1.The neotropical and Mexican orb weavers of the genera Cyclosa and Allocyclosa (Araneae, Araneidae)
Herbert W. Levi. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Vol. 155, No. 7 Cambridge, Mass., May 25, 1999.