Wild Florida Photo - Neoscona domiciliorum - Spotted Orbweaver

Neoscona domiciliorum 

Spotted Orbweaver

Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 09/06/14
Volusia Co. FL 09/06/14
Volusia Co. FL 09/06/14
Volusia Co. FL 09/06/14

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The spotted orbweaver spider ranges throughout the southeastern United States, west into Texas and north into Indiana to Massachusetts.
The part of the legs closest to the body are typically bright red in this species, and the body markings are usually more distinct than in the similar N. crucifera.
This genus of orbweavers usually build their webs near dusk and take them down around dawn each day.


Neoscona domiciliorum is a member of the Araneidae - Orb-weavers family.

Other species of the Neoscona genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  Neoscona sp. - one of the spotted orbweavers

For more information on this species, visit the following link:
Bugguide.net page for this species

Date record last modified: Sep 15, 2016

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