Details for Record 96992

Species: Marbled Orbweaver (Araneus marmoreus) (Species ID: 6470) - View Species | Quad Details   

Date: 8/20/2013

Quad: Location crosses quads

County: Frederick

Records: 143 total records, 9 for Frederick Co., 0 for Blue Ridge Summit Quad

Observer: Richard Orr

Specimen: No

Publication: No

Processed by: Dave Kazyak

A Marbled Orbweaver in retreat web in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/20/2013). As Richard Orr notes, "Marbled Orbweavers (Araneus marmoreus) build extensive orb webs but when startled they leave their larger webs to hid in small retreat webs usually well out of sight.". Photo by Richard Orr.