Arachnids of North Carolina
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79 species for Rockingham County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEAgelenopsis naeviaa grass spider
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEWulfila albensa ghost spider
Wulfila saltabundusa ghost spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Araneus pratensisan orbweaver
Argiope aurantiayellow garden spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Larinia directaan orbweaver
Larinioides cornutusFurrow orbweaver
Mangora maculataGreenlegged orbweaver
Mecynogea lemniscataBasilica orbweaver
Metepeira labyrintheaLabyrinth orbweaver
Micrathena gracilisSpined Micrathena, Five paired spider
Micrathena sagittataArrowshaped Micrathena
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Verrucosa arenataan orb weaver
Antmimics and Ground Sac SpidersCORINNIDAECastianeira cingulataTwo-banded antmimic
Castianeira longipalpaMany-banded antmimic
Castianeira unidentified speciesan antmimic
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEGnaphosa sericataa ground spider
Herpyllus ecclesiasticusParson spider
Sosticus insularisa ground spider
No Colloquial NameHALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia unidentified speciesa corklid trapdoor spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus similisa dwarf spider
Frontinella pyramitelabowl and doily weaver
Neriene radiataFilmy dome spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEArctosa littoralisShoreline wolf spider
Hogna carolinensisCarolina wolf spider
Hogna lentaField wolf spider
Pardosa milvinaShore spider
Rabidosa punctulataDotted wolf spider
Schizocosa crassipesa wolf spider
Schizocosa ocreataBrushlegged wolf spider
Tigrosa aspersaa wolf spider
Tigrosa georgicolaa wolf spider
Wall spidersOECOBIIDAEOecobius cellarioruma flatmesh weaver
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusStriped lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus marxiMetallic crab spider
Philodromus praelustrisCanadian crab spider
Philodromus minutusa running crab spider
No Colloquial NamePHRUROLITHIDAEPhrurotimpus unidentified speciesa phrurolithid
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tenebrosusDark fishing spider
Dolomedes tritonSix-spotted fishing spider
Pisaurina miranursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEEris militarisBronze jumping spider
Habronattus coecatusa jumping spider
Lyssomanes viridisMagnolia green jumper
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Paraphidippus aurantiusEmerald jumping spider
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Phidippus clarusRed-backed jumping spider
Phidippus otiosusCanopy jumping spider
Phidippus princepsa jumping spider
Phidippus putnamia jumping spider
Phidippus whitmaniWhitman's jumping spider
Phlegra hentzia jumping spider
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Zygoballus nervosusa jumping spider
Zygoballus rufipesHammerjawed jumping spider
Zygoballus sexpunctatusa jumping spider
Attinella concolora jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum uxorium
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Tetragnatha viridisGreen longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEArgyrodes elevatusa dewdrop spider
Latrodectus mactansSouthern black widow
Phylloneta pictipesa cobweb spider
Theridula gonygastera cobweb weaver
Latrodectus unidentified species
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEBassaniana versicolora bark crab spider
Mecaphesa celerSwift crab spider
Misumena vatiaGoldenrod crab spider
Misumenoides formosipesWhitebanded crab spider
Synema parvuluma crab spider
Xysticus feroxa ground crab spider
Bassaniana unidentified speciesa bark crab spider
No Colloquial NameTRACHELIDAETrachelas unidentified species