Spider identification

Asked September 23, 2016, 6:57 PM EDT

What species of spider is this? (Keep spotting this species in my garden in Ireland)

Outside United States integrated pest management insect identification

1 Response

This looks like it could be the European garden spider or cross spider, Araneus diadematus, however, this is just a guess as I am in the Southeastern US and not versed in Irish spiders.