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

32 species for Haywood County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Folding Trapdoor SpidersANTRODIAETIDAEAntrodiaetus microunicolora foldingdoor spider
Antrodiaetus unicolora foldingdoor spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAECyclosa conicaa trashline spider
Mastophora stowei
No Colloquial NameCHEIRIDIIDAECheiridium firmum
CHTHONIIDAEApochthonius moestus
Kleptochthonius multispinosus
CYBAEIDAECalymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEMicaria longipesan antlike ground spider
No Colloquial NameHYPOCHILIDAEHypochilus pocockiA Lampshade Spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAEPityohyphantes costatushammock spider
No Colloquial NameMICROHEXURIDAEMicrohexura montivagaa tiny funnelweb spider
NEOBISIIDAEMicrobisium brunneum
Microbisium parvulum
Microcreagris atlantica
Novobisium carolinense
Scaffold Web SpidersNESTICIDAENesticus silvanusa cave cobweb spider
Nesticus nasicusa cave cobweb spider
Nesticus cherokeea cave cobweb spider
Armoured harvestmenPHALANGODIDAEBishopella laciniosa
Theromaster brunneus
No Colloquial NamePHRUROLITHIDAEPhrurotimpus palustrisa phrurolithid
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina miranursery web spider
No Colloquial NameSABACONIDAESabacon cavicolens
Sabacon mitchelli
SCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum politum
Nelima elegans
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAEGlenognatha foxia longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEChrosiothes jenningsia cobweb spider
Thymoites marxia cobweb spider
Armoured harvestmenTRIAENONYCHIDAEFumontana deprehendor
No Colloquial NameVAEJOVIDAEVaejovis carolinianusSouthern Unstriped Scorpion