Arachnids of North Carolina
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13 species for Guilford County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEBarronopsis texanaa funnel weaver
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus bicentenariusGiant Lichen Orbweaver
Mastophora timuquaa bolas spider
Mastophora phrynosomaToadlike Bolas Spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEPhidippus mystaceusa jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum uxorium
Leiobunum bracchiolum
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaOrchard spider
Tetragnatha viridisGreen longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAELatrodectus variolusNorthern black widow
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAESynema parvuluma crab spider
No Colloquial NameVAEJOVIDAEVaejovis carolinianusSouthern Unstriped Scorpion