Family Scientific Name Gender Size Common Name
Araneidae Cyclosa conica male See view 5 trashline orb weaver
Found: Holly Jim Trail, Orange Co. Date: 5 Apr. 11 ID: D606
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Cyclosa conica
The common name for this genus helps in the identification. Both our local species have a vertical line of trash (also insect remains and, at times, egg sacs)extending above and below the web hub. The spider sits at the center of this line and blends in.
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