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found in my tractor shed,  - Araneus marmoreus - female

found in my tractor shed, - Araneus marmoreus - Female
Stewiacke, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, Canada
October 4, 2012
Size: approx. 1/2 inch
I have never seen this type of spider around my place, have lived here for 18+ yrs.

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Arameus marmoreus
Looks like the highly variable orb weaver, Araneus marmoreus, which does occur in your area. It's both harmless and beneficial.

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