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Species Araneus pegnia

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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 pegnia (Araneus pegnia)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Females ~ 6 mm
Males ~ 5 mm
From Mass. to Indiana, common in the southeastern US, in the south west to Los Angeles, CA. (1)
Works Cited
1.Small Orb-weavers of the Genus Araneus North of Mexico
Levi, H. W. 1973. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, 145(9):473-552 .