Subject: Crazy colorful spider
Location: Roanoke, VA
September 5, 2015 11:04 am
Can you help us identify this spider? My husband found it o his truck in Roanoke, VA on Sept. 5. We live in primarily woods with some pasture. Thank you!
Your image represents one possible color variation of the highly variable Marbled Orbweaver, Araneus marmoreus, and you can find a matching image posted to BugGuide. A bright orange color variation is known as the Pumpkin Spider.