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

110 species for Johnston County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEBarronopsis texanaa funnel weaver
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Hibana gracilisgarden ghost spider
Hibana futilisa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Araneus pegniaButterfly orbweaver
Araneus thaddeusLattice orbweaver
Argiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Cyclosa turbinatahumped trashline orbweaver
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Eustala cepinaan orbweaver
Gea heptagonan orbweaver
Gasteracantha cancriformisSpinybacked orbweaver
Larinioides cornutusFurrow orbweaver
Mangora gibberosaLined orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Mecynogea lemniscataBasilica orbweaver
Metepeira labyrintheaLabyrinth orbweaver
Micrathena gracilisSpined Micrathena, Five paired spider
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Neoscona domicilioruma spotted orbweaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros rufipesredlegged purseweb spider
No Colloquial NameCHTHONIIDAEEphippiochthonius tetrachelatus
Antmimics and Ground Sac SpidersCORINNIDAECastianeira longipalpaMany-banded antmimic
Mesh Web WeaversDICTYNIDAELathys maculinaa mesh web spider
Emblyna sublataa mesh web spider
No Colloquial NameDYSDERIDAEDysdera crocataWoodlouse Hunter
FILISTATIDAEKukulcania hibernalisSouthern house spider
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEDrassyllus aprilinusa ground spider
Drassyllus eremitusa ground spider
Sergiolus unimaculatusa ground spider
Camillina pulchraa stealthy ground spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAEEridantes erigonoides
Erigone autumnalisa dwarf spider
Erigone dentigera
Mermessus maculatusa dwarf spider
Mermessus tridentatusa dwarf spider
Origanates rostratusa dwarf spider
Florinda coccineaBlack-tailed red sheetweaver, scarlet sheetweaver
Frontinella pyramitelabowl and doily weaver
Liocranid Sac SpidersLIOCRANIDAEAgroeca pratensis
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEHogna lentaField wolf spider
Pardosa milvinaShore spider
Rabidosa rabidaRabid wolf spider
Schizocosa avidaa wolf spider
Schizocosa ocreataBrushlegged wolf spider
Pirata alachuusa pirate wolf spider
Schizocosa floridanaa wolf spider
No Colloquial NameMYSMENIDAEMicrodipoena guttataa minute clasping weaver
Wall spidersOECOBIIDAEOecobius cellarioruma flatmesh weaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusStriped lynx spider
Peucetia viridansGreen lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus keyserlingia running crab spider
Philodromus rufusa running crab spider
No Colloquial NamePHOLCIDAEPholcus phalangioidesLongbodied cellar spider
PHRUROLITHIDAEPhrurotimpus borealisa phrurolithid
Scotinella redempta
Phrurotimpus annulatusa phrurolithid
Phrurotimpus umbratilisa phrurolithid
Scotinella fratrella
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina miranursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEAnasaitis canosaTwinflagged jumper
Naphrys pulexa jumping spider
Habronattus coecatusa jumping spider
Hentzia mitrataa jumping spider
Hentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Marpissa lineataa jumping spider
Marpissa formosaa jumping spider
Metacyrba taeniolaa jumping spider
Paraphidippus aurantiusEmerald jumping spider
Pelegrina galatheapeppered jumper
Pelegrina protervaa jumping spider
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Phidippus clarusRed-backed jumping spider
Phidippus otiosusCanopy jumping spider
Phidippus putnamia jumping spider
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Metacyrba floridanaa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCYTODIDAEScytodes atlacoyaa spitting spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha guatemalensisa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEAnelosimus studiosusa cobweb spider
Argyrodes elevatusa dewdrop spider
Euryopis funebrisa cobweb spider
Latrodectus mactansSouthern black widow
Parasteatoda tepidariorumcommon house spider
Steatoda grossaFalse black widow
Steatoda triangulosaa cobweb spider
Theridion differensa cobweb spider
Theridion flavonotatuma cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Theridion glaucescensa cobweb spider
Theridion murariuma cobweb spider
Theridula opulentaa cobweb spider
Tidarren sisyphoidesa cobweb spider
Yunohamella lyricaa cobweb spider
Thymoites marxia cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMecaphesa asperataNorthern crab spider
Mecaphesa celerSwift crab spider
Misumenoides formosipesWhitebanded crab spider
Tmarus angulatusa crab spider
Xysticus feroxa ground crab spider
Xysticus funestusa ground crab spider
No Colloquial NameTRACHELIDAETrachelas unidentified species
Trachelas volutusa broad-faced sac spider
Cribellate Orb WeaversULOBORIDAEUloborus glomosusFeatherlegged orbweaver