Arachnids of North Carolina
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29 species for Bladen County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
No Colloquial Name
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena fraternaa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEArgiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Micrathena sagittataArrowshaped Micrathena
Metazygia carolinalisan orbweaver
Sac SpidersCLUBIONIDAEElaver exceptaa sac spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEHogna lentaField wolf spider
Geolycosa pikeia burrowing wolf spider
No Colloquial NameNEPHILIDAETrichonephila clavipesGolden Silk orbweaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEPeucetia viridansGreen lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus floridensisa running crab spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina dubiaa nursery web spider
Pisaurina miranursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEAdmestina tibialis
Anasaitis canosaTwinflagged jumper
Eris militarisBronze jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Sarinda hentzian antmimic jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAEHadrobunus maculosus
SEGESTRIIDAEAriadna bicolora tube-dwelling spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge argyrobaptaa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAENeospintharus trigonuma cobweb spider
Pholcomma barnesia cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumena vatiagoldenrod crab spider
Synema parvuluma crab spider
Tmarus angulatusa crab spider
Cribellate Orb WeaversULOBORIDAEUloborus glomosusFeatherlegged orbweaver