Arachnids of North Carolina
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Scientific Name: Common Name: Family (Alpha):

95 species for Cumberland County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEBarronopsis texanaa funnel weaver
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena maculataa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Wulfila saltabundusa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAcanthepeira stellataStar-bellied orb weaver
Argiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Cyclosa conicaa trashline spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Gea heptagonan orbweaver
Gasteracantha cancriformisSpinybacked orbweaver
Larinioides patagiatusan orbweaver
Mangora gibberosaLined orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Mecynogea lemniscataBasilica orbweaver
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Verrucosa arenataan orb weaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros atlanticusa purseweb spider
Sac SpidersCLUBIONIDAEClubiona johnsonia leafcurling sac spider
Elaver exceptaa sac spider
Antmimics and Ground Sac SpidersCORINNIDAECastianeira descriptaredspotted antmimic
No Colloquial NameDESIDAEMetaltella simoniSimon's metal spider
Mesh Web WeaversDICTYNIDAEEmblyna sublataa mesh web spider
No Colloquial NameFILISTATIDAEKukulcania hibernalisSouthern house spider
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEHerpyllus ecclesiasticusParson spider
Sergiolus unimaculatusa ground spider
Sosticus insularisa ground spider
No Colloquial NameHALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia unidentified speciesa corklid trapdoor spider
Ummidia carabivoraa cork-lid trapdoor spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus similisa dwarf spider
Neriene radiataFilmy dome spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEGladicosa gulosaa wolf spider
Hogna lentaField wolf spider
Pardosa saxatilisa thinlegged wolf spider
Rabidosa hentzia wolf spider
Rabidosa punctulataDotted wolf spider
Rabidosa rabidaa wolf spider
Trabeops aurantiacusa wolf spider
Geolycosa pikeia burrowing wolf spider
Pardosa lapidicinaa thinlegged wolf spider
Pirate spidersMIMETIDAEMimetus notiusa pirate spider
Mimetus puritanusa pirate spider
No Colloquial NameNEPHILIDAETrichonephila clavipesGolden Silk orbweaver
Wall spidersOECOBIIDAEOecobius navusa flatmesh weaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEPeucetia viridansgreen lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus imbecillusa running crab spider
Philodromus marxiMetallic crab spider
Tibellus unidentified speciesa slender crab spider
Philodromus minutusa running crab spider
No Colloquial NamePHOLCIDAEPholcus phalangioidesLongbodied cellar spider
PHRUROLITHIDAEPhrurotimpus borealisa phrurolithid
Phrurotimpus unidentified speciesa phrurolithid
Scotinella pugnata
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes albineuswhitebanded fishing spider
Dolomedes tenebrosusDark fishing spider
Pisaurina undulataa nursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEAnasaitis canosaTwinflagged jumper
Eris militarisBronze jumping spider
Hentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Marpissa lineataa jumping spider
Marpissa pikeiPike Slender Jumper
Neon nellia jumping spider
Pelegrina galatheapeppered jumper
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Phidippus clarusRed-backed jumping spider
Phidippus otiosusa jumping spider
Phidippus princepsa jumping spider
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
Sarinda hentzian antmimic jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Tutelina elegansa jumping spider
Zygoballus sexpunctatusa jumping spider
Metacyrba floridanaa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCYTODIDAEScytodes atlacoyaa spitting spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEArgyrodes elevatusa dewdrop spider
Episinus amoenusa cobweb spider
Latrodectus mactansSouthern black widow
Parasteatoda tepidariorumcommon house spider
Phoroncidia americana
Rhomphaea fictiliuma cobweb spider
Theridion flavonotatuma cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Theridion murariuma cobweb spider
Theridula emertonia cobweb spider
Wamba crispulus
Yunohamella lyricaa cobweb spider
Coleosoma acutiventerant mimic spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEBassaniana floridanaa bark crab spider
Mecaphesa celerSwift crab spider
Misumenoides formosipeswhitebanded crab spider
Synema parvuluma crab spider
Cribellate Orb WeaversULOBORIDAEUloborus glomosusfeatherlegged orbweaver