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

18 species for Granville County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEAgelenopsis pennsylvanicaGrass spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Eustala cepinaan orbweaver
Larinia directaan orbweaver
Mangora gibberosaLined orbweaver
Micrathena sagittataArrowshaped Micrathena
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Verrucosa arenataan orb weaver
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEHogna lentaField wolf spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEColonus sylvanusa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum nigropalpi
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAETetragnatha caudataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha stramineaa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEThymoites expulsusa cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumenoides formosipesWhitebanded crab spider