diadem spider

noun

Definition of diadem spider

: a European garden spider (Araneus diadematus)

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History and Etymology for diadem spider

so called from its crown-shaped markings

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“Diadem spider.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diadem%20spider. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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