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Species Araneus bonsallae

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Order Araneae (Spiders)
Infraorder Araneomorphae (True Spiders)
No Taxon (Entelegynes )
Family Araneidae (Orb Weavers)
Genus Araneus
Species bonsallae (Araneus bonsallae)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Author of the name: McCook. Year first published: 1894.
Size
Female 6 mm
Male 4 mm
Identification
To separate from other similar looking green Araneus, look for the black patch on the dorsum. See:
Range
New York to Florida and west to Kansas and Texas.
Print References
(1) Small Orb-Weavers of the Genus Araneus North of Mexico. Levi, 1973.