Arachnids of North Carolina
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16 species for Lenoir County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena maculataa ghost spider
Anyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus thaddeusLattice orbweaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusStriped lynx spider
Oxyopes scalarisWestern lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus floridensisa running crab spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tritonSix-spotted fishing spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEHentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEAnelosimus studiosusa cobweb spider
Theridion differensa cobweb spider
Theridion murariuma cobweb spider
Rhomphaea projiciensa cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumenoides formosipeswhitebanded crab spider