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Beautiful red spider, black legs - Hypsosinga rubens

Beautiful red spider, black legs - Hypsosinga rubens
Sulphur, Murray County, Oklahoma, USA
April 27, 2013
Found in a nature reserve in Sulphur, OK. These small strikingly red spider with black legs were found at knee height in several places. I'm curious as to their ID.

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Beautiful red spider, black legs - Hypsosinga rubens Beautiful red spider, black legs - Hypsosinga rubens

ID'd by Mandy Howe =)
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epigyne/palp confirmation here:

Moved
Moved from Hypsosinga.

Moved
Moved from Spiders.

Was it an orb web?
Makes us think Hypsosinga

 
Hypsosinga?
Sure looks right to me.

 
I think I'm returning tomorrow...
I will see if I can find some web shots to add if I do.

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