E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Araneus diadematus Clerck, 1757
Angulate & Roundshouldered Orbweaver; Cross Orbweaver
Family: Araneidae

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© Paul Westell  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #39623)

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Distribution of Araneus diadematus in British Columbia
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Global: Palaearctic; introduced to NA - southwestern BC to OR and MI to NF

BC: Vancouver Is. & adjacent mainland, Kelowna, Queen Charlotte City

Source: Bennett et al. 2012

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
ExoticSNAExoticNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-06-15 3:15:19 AM]
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