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Orb Weaver I had to lure this guy out of his daytime hiding place several times before it would stay still long enough to capture this image. Handheld @ 1:1 Geotagged,Neoscona oaxacensis,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Orb Weaver

I had to lure this guy out of his daytime hiding place several times before it would stay still long enough to capture this image. Handheld @ 1:1

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  1. Looks like an orb weaver, not a crab spider? Or perhaps your title was still in draft mode :) Posted 2 years ago
    1. Yeah, for sure on ID. A bit of a slacker right now :-) Posted 2 years ago
  2. Oooh, nice one! Maybe compare to Neoscona oaxacensis or Neoscona adianta? Posted 2 years ago
    1. Orb weaver for sure. Thanks Posted 2 years ago

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''Neoscona oaxacensis'', known as western spotted orbweaver and zig-zag spider, is a species of spider in the family Araneidae. It is distributed in the Americas, from Kansas and California south to Venezuela and Peru, including the Galápagos Islands.

Similar species: Spiders
Species identified by Stephen Philips
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Uploaded Jun 24, 2019. Captured in Catalina, AZ 85739, USA.