Araneidae  Clerck, 1757 / Aculepeira  Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942   8 species

Aculepeira carbonarioides  (Keyserling, 1892)


Prosoma reddish brown, cephalic part yellowish brown. Sternum dark brown. Chelicerae dark reddish brown. Legs dark brown, tibiae and metatarsi with 2 light rings, proximal half of tarsi light. Opisthosoma dark grey, with numerous white spots.

Body length male: 6.5-10.4 mm

Colouration as in males, but legs somewhat darker.

Body length female: 10.1-12.9 mm
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Global distribution (WSC 2024): USA, Canada, Russia (Europe to Far East)
Distribution List

"No references" does not mean that the species does not occur in this country, but that we have not yet inserted the reference for it. We are working on it.

Russia, Eastern   (no references) ||| Russia, Northern   (no references) |||

Holm Å (1970) Notes on spiders collected by the "Vega" Expedition 1878-1880. Entomologica Scandinavica 1: 188-208 pdf

Levi H W (1977b) The orb-weaver genera Metepeira, Kaira and Aculepeira in America north of Mexico (Araneae, Araneidae). Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 148: 185-238 pdf

Paquin P, Dupérré N (2003) Guide d'identification des araignées de Québec. Fabreries, Supplément 11: 1-251 pdf

WSC (2024) World Spider Catalog. Version 25.0. Natural History Museum Bern, online at (22.01.2024) doi: 10.24436/2 pdf

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