Arachnids of North Carolina
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19 species for Clay County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Folding Trapdoor SpidersANTRODIAETIDAEAntrodiaetus microunicolora foldingdoor spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAcacesia hamatadifoliate orbweaver
Araniella displicataSixspotted orbweaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros rufipesredlegged purseweb spider
No Colloquial NameCHEIRACANTHIIDAEStrotarchus piscatoriusa longlegged sac spider
CICURINIDAECicurina breviariaa mesh web spider
Wandering SpidersCTENIDAEAnahita punctulataa wandering spider
No Colloquial NameCYBAEIDAECalymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
HALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia neilgaimania cork-lid trapdoor spider
HYPOCHILIDAEHypochilus pococki - western cladeA Lampshade Spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAEErigone dentigera
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEPardosa milvinaa thinlegged wolf spider spider
Scaffold Web SpidersNESTICIDAENesticus reclususa cave cobweb spider
Nesticus lowderia cave cobweb spider
Armoured harvestmenPHALANGODIDAEBishopella laciniosa
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEChinattus parvulusa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum calcar
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAEMeta ovalisCave longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha laboriosasilver longjawed orbweaver