Arachnids of North Carolina
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25 species for Richmond County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEAgelenopsis naeviaa grass spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAcanthepeira stellataStar-bellied orb weaver
Gasteracantha cancriformisSpinybacked orbweaver
Mangora gibberosaLined orbweaver
Mangora placidatuftlegged orbweaver
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEHogna lentaField wolf spider
Geolycosa pikeia burrowing wolf spider
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusstriped lynx spider
Peucetia viridansgreen lynx spider
Oxyopes cougara lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus keyserlingia running crab spider
Philodromus praelustrisCanadian crab spider
Tibellus oblongusa slender crab spider
No Colloquial NamePHOLCIDAECrossopriza lyonia cellar spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEHentzia palmarumLongjawed jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Phidippus clarusRed-backed jumping spider
Colonus puerperusa jumping spider
Metacyrba floridanaa jumping spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumena vatiagoldenrod crab spider
Misumenoides formosipeswhitebanded crab spider