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Species Araneus andrewsi

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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 andrewsi (Araneus andrewsi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes

Also compare these two different voucher females, collected only 32 miles apart:

Juvenile Female
OR,CA (1)
Internet References
(1) Spiderlist - A list compiled by a committee of volunteer contributors of the American Arachnological Society.