Arachnids of North Carolina
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10 species for Craven County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus miniatusBlack-spotted Orbweaver
Mangora placidaTuftlegged orbweaver
Mangora spiculataan orbweaver
Metazygia carolinalisan orbweaver
Sac SpidersCLUBIONIDAEElaver exceptaa sac spider
No Colloquial NameHALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia audouinia cork-lid trapdoor spider
Pirate spidersMIMETIDAEMimetus puritanusa pirate spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus mineria running crab spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina brevipes
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEThymoites unimaculatusa cobweb spider