Arachnids of North Carolina
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38 species for Greene County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEBarronopsis texanaa funnel weaver
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Wulfila saltabundusa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEGasteracantha cancriformisSpinybacked orbweaver
Larinia directaan orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Metepeira labyrintheaLabyrinth orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
No Colloquial NameCHEIRACANTHIIDAECheiracanthium inclusumagrarian sac spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAEFlorinda coccineaBlack-tailed red sheetweaver, scarlet sheetweaver
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEPardosa milvinaa thinlegged wolf spider spider
Rabidosa rabidaa wolf spider
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusstriped lynx spider
Oxyopes scalarisWestern lynx spider
Peucetia viridansgreen lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus floridensisa running crab spider
Philodromus unidentified speciesrunning crab spiders
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina dubiaa nursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAELyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Pelegrina galatheapeppered jumper
Pelegrina protervaa jumping spider
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Zygoballus rufipeshammerjawed jumper
Zygoballus sexpunctatusa jumping spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha caudataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha laboriosasilver longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha versicolora longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha viridisGreen longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEAnelosimus studiosusa cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Theridion murariuma cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMecaphesa asperataNorthern crab spider
Synema parvuluma crab spider
Cribellate Orb WeaversULOBORIDAEUloborus glomosusfeatherlegged orbweaver