Arachnids of North Carolina
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182 species for Macon County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
No Colloquial NameACROPSOPILIONIDAEAcropsopilio boopis
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEAgelenopsis pennsylvanicaa grass spider
Coras medicinalisa funnel weaver
Wadotes unidentified speciesa funnel weaver
Hacklemesh WeaversAMAUROBIIDAECallobius bennettia hackledmesh weaver
Cybaeopsis armipotensa hackledmesh weaver
Folding Trapdoor SpidersANTRODIAETIDAEAntrodiaetus microunicolora foldingdoor spider
Antrodiaetus unicolora foldingdoor spider
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena celera ghost spider
Anyphaena fraternaa ghost spider
Anyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Wulfila albensa ghost spider
Anyphaena unidentified species
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus bicentenariuslichenmarked orbweaver
Araneus cingulatusan orbweaver
Araneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Araneus nordmannian orbweaver
Araneus pegniaButterfly orbweaver
Araniella displicataSixspotted orbweaver
Argiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Cyclosa conicaa trashline spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Hypsosinga rubensan orbweaver
Larinioides cornutusFurrow orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Mecynogea lemniscataBasilica orbweaver
Metepeira labyrintheaLabyrinth orbweaver
Micrathena gracilisspined Micrathena
Micrathena mitratawhite micrathena
Micrathena sagittataArrowshaped Micrathena
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Neoscona domicilioruma spotted orbweaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros nigera purseweb spider
No Colloquial NameCADDIDAECaddo agilis
CHEIRACANTHIIDAECheiracanthium unidentified species
CICURINIDAECicurina breviariaa mesh web spider
Cicurina unidentified speciesa mesh web spider
Sac SpidersCLUBIONIDAEElaver exceptaa sac spider
Clubiona unidentified speciesa leafcurling sac spider
Antmimics and Ground Sac SpidersCORINNIDAECastianeira longipalpamanybanded antmimic
No Colloquial NameCYBAEIDAECybaeus patritusa cybaeid
Calymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
Cybaeus unidentified species
Mesh Web WeaversDICTYNIDAEEmblyna sublataa mesh web spider
Wafer-lid Trapdoor SpidersEUCTENIZIDAEMyrmekiaphila foliatawafer-lid trapdoor spider
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEHerpyllus ecclesiasticusParson spider
Micaria elizabethaean antlike ground spider
Micaria longipesan antlike ground spider
Sergiolus capulatusVariegated Ground Spider
No Colloquial NameHYPOCHILIDAEHypochilus unidentified species
Hypochilus pococki - western cladeA Lampshade Spider
Hypochilus pococki - central cladeA Lampshade Spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus emertonia dwarf spider
Ceraticelus fissicepsa dwarf spider
Ceraticelus laetabilisa dwarf spider
Grammonota maculataa dwarf spider
Grammonota pictilisa dwarf spider
Mermessus entomologicusa dwarf spider
Mermessus maculatusa dwarf spider
Agyneta angulataa sheetweb weaver
Bathyphantes bishopia sheetweb weaver
Centromerus denticulatusa sheetweb weaver
Centromerus tennapexa sheetweb weaver
Frontinella pyramitelabowl and doily weaver
Neriene radiataFilmy dome spider
Pityohyphantes costatushammock spider
Tenuiphantes sabulosusa sheetweb weaver
Tenuiphantes zebraa sheetweb weaver
Microneta viariaa sheetweb weaver
Agyneta fabraa sheetweb weaver
Scironis tarsalisTarsal Sheet-web Weaver
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEGladicosa pulchraa wolf spider
Piratula minutaa pirate wolf spider
Pirata montanusa pirate wolf spider
Pirata sedentariusa pirate wolf spider
Rabidosa punctulataDotted wolf spider
Tigrosa annexaa wolf spider
Tigrosa helluoa wolf spider
Trebacosa marxia wolf spider
Schizocosa unidentified species
Pirate spidersMIMETIDAEMimetus puritanusa pirate spider
Mimetus unidentified speciesa pirate spider
No Colloquial NameMYSMENIDAEMicrodipoena guttataa minute clasping weaver
Scaffold Web SpidersNESTICIDAENesticus silvanusa cave cobweb spider
Nesticus bishopia cave cobweb spider
Nesticus reclususa cave cobweb spider
Nesticus dellingeria cave cobweb spider
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes aglossusa lynx spider
Oxyopes salticusstriped lynx spider
No Colloquial NamePHALANGIIDAEOdiellus nubivagus
Odiellus pictus
Armoured harvestmenPHALANGODIDAEBishopella laciniosa
Theromaster brunneus
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus marxiMetallic crab spider
Philodromus unidentified speciesrunning crab spiders
No Colloquial NamePHOLCIDAEPholcus phalangioidesLongbodied cellar spider
Pholcus manuelia cellar spider
PHRUROLITHIDAEPhrurotimpus alariusa phrurolithid
Phrurotimpus borealisa phrurolithid
Scotinella redempta
Scotinella unidentified species
Phrurotimpus palustrisa phrurolithid
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tenebrosusDark fishing spider
Dolomedes tritonSix-spotted fishing spider
Pisaurina miranursery web spider
No Colloquial NameSABACONIDAESabacon mitchelli
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEEris militarisBronze jumping spider
Chinattus parvulusa jumping spider
Naphrys pulexa jumping spider
Hentzia mitrataa jumping spider
Hentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Maevia unidentified speciesa jumping spider
Pelegrina galatheapeppered jumper
Pelegrina protervaa jumping spider
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Phidippus clarusRed-backed jumping spider
Phidippus princepsa jumping spider
Phidippus putnamia jumping spider
Phidippus whitmaniWhitman's jumping spider
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
Sassacus papenhoeia jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Zygoballus rufipeshammerjawed jumper
Zygoballus sexpunctatusa jumping spider
Paramaevia hobbsaea jumping spider
Maevia undescribed species DMaevia undescribed species D
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAEHadrobunus maculosus
Leiobunum aldrichi
Leiobunum calcar
Leiobunum davisi
Leiobunum flavum
Leiobunum nigropalpi
Leiobunum politum
Leiobunum uxorium
Leiobunum ventricosum
Leiobunum vittatum
Nelima elegans
Hadrobunus fusiformis
Leiobunum euserratipalpe
SEGESTRIIDAEAriadna bicolora tube-dwelling spider
TARACIDAECrosbycus dasycnemus
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Meta ovalisCave longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha guatemalensisa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha versicolora longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha viridisGreen longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha unidentified species
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEAnelosimus studiosusa cobweb spider
Episinus amoenusa cobweb spider
Latrodectus mactansSouthern black widow
Neospintharus trigonuma cobweb spider
Parasteatoda tepidariorumcommon house spider
Pholcomma hirsutuma cobweb spider
Phylloneta pictipesa cobweb spider
Robertus frontatusa cobweb spider
Steatoda grossafalse black widow
Steatoda unidentified speciesa false widow
Theonoe stridulaa cobweb weaver
Theridion albiduma cobweb spider
Theridion differensa cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Theridion glaucescensa cobweb spider
Theridula emertonia cobweb spider
Wamba crispulus
Yunohamella lyricaa cobweb spider
Argyrodes unidentified speciesa dewdrop spider
Enoplognatha ovataCommon Candy-striped Spider
Enoplognatha caricisno common name
Ray SpidersTHERIDIOSOMATIDAETheridiosoma gemmosumRay spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumena vatiagoldenrod crab spider
Misumenoides formosipeswhitebanded crab spider
Xysticus feroxa ground crab spider
No Colloquial NameTRACHELIDAETrachelas tranquillusa cuspuled spider
Armoured harvestmenTRIAENONYCHIDAEFumontana deprehendor
Cribellate Orb WeaversULOBORIDAEHyptiotes cavatusTriangle web spider
Uloborus glomosusfeatherlegged orbweaver
Uloborus unidentified species
No Colloquial NameVAEJOVIDAEVaejovis carolinianusSouthern Unstriped Scorpion