Arachnids of North Carolina
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16 species for Lee County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena fraternaa ghost spider
Anyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEArgiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Eustala cepinaan orbweaver
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEGnaphosa sericataa ground spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEGeolycosa fatifera
Pardosa milvinaa thinlegged wolf spider spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tritonSix-spotted fishing spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEHentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMecaphesa asperataNorthern crab spider
Tmarus angulatusa crab spider
Tmarus rubromaculatusa crab spider