Arachnids of North Carolina
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13 species for Northampton County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEWulfila saltabundusa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEEustala cepinaan orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros rufipesredlegged purseweb spider
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusstriped lynx spider
Peucetia viridansgreen lynx spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEHentzia mitrataa jumping spider
Hentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Pelegrina protervaa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum unidentified speciesAn Unidentified Harvestman
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAETetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAETheridion murariuma cobweb spider