Arachnids of North Carolina
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17 species for Duplin County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena fraternaa ghost spider
Anyphaena maculataa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus tuscarora
Eustala cepinaan orbweaver
Cyclosa carolia trashline spider
No Colloquial NameNEPHILIDAETrichonephila clavipesGolden Silk orbweaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEPeucetia viridansgreen lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus floridensisa running crab spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEHentzia mitrataa jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha guatemalensisa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAETheridion murariuma cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMecaphesa asperataNorthern crab spider