Arachnids of North Carolina
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85 species for Stokes County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAEAgelenopsis naeviaa grass spider
Agelenopsis pennsylvanicaa grass spider
Ghost SpidersANYPHAENIDAEAnyphaena pectorosaa ghost spider
Hibana veloxa ghost spider
Anyphaena unidentified species
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAcacesia hamatadifoliate orbweaver
Araneus bicentenariuslichenmarked orbweaver
Araneus pegniaButterfly orbweaver
Araniella displicataSixspotted orbweaver
Cyclosa conicaa trashline spider
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Eustala cepinaan orbweaver
Gasteracantha cancriformisSpinybacked orbweaver
Larinia directaan orbweaver
Larinioides cornutusFurrow orbweaver
Mangora gibberosaLined orbweaver
Mangora maculataGreenlegged orbweaver
Mangora spiculataan orbweaver
Micrathena gracilisSpined Micrathena, Five paired spider
Micrathena mitratawhite micrathena
Micrathena sagittataArrowshaped Micrathena
Neoscona cruciferaa spotted orbweaver
Verrucosa arenataan orb weaver
Hypsosinga funebrisan orbweaver
Purseweb SpidersATYPIDAESphodros nigera purseweb spider
No Colloquial NameCHTHONIIDAEEphippiochthonius tetrachelatus
Antmimics and Ground Sac SpidersCORINNIDAECastianeira cingulataTwo-banded antmimic
Castianeira longipalpaMany-banded antmimic
No Colloquial NameCYBAEIDAECalymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
DESIDAEMetaltella simoniSimon's metal spider
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAECesonia bilineataa stealthy ground spider
Zelotes fratrisa ground spider
Zelotes unidentified species
No Colloquial NameHAHNIIDAENeoantistea agilisa comb-tailed spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus similisa dwarf spider
Gonatium crassipalpuma dwarf spider
Florinda coccineaBlack-tailed red sheetweaver, scarlet sheetweaver
Frontinella pyramitelabowl and doily weaver
Neriene radiataFilmy dome spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEGladicosa pulchraa wolf spider
Schizocosa crassipesa wolf spider
Tigrosa georgicolaa wolf spider
Gladicosa unidentified species
Pirate spidersMIMETIDAEMimetus notiusa pirate spider
Mimetus puritanusa pirate spider
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEOxyopes salticusStriped lynx spider
Oxyopes cougara lynx spider
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus rufusa running crab spider
Philodromus vulgaris
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes scriptusStriped fishing spider
Dolomedes tenebrosusDark fishing spider
Pisaurina miranursery web spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAENaphrys pulexa jumping spider
Habronattus coecatusa jumping spider
Hentzia mitrataa jumping spider
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Paraphidippus aurantiusEmerald jumping spider
Pelegrina protervaa jumping spider
Phidippus otiosusCanopy jumping spider
Colonus sylvanusa jumping spider
Zygoballus rufipesHammerjawed jumping spider
Zygoballus sexpunctatusa jumping spider
Phidippus regiusRegal Jumper
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAEHadrobunus maculosus
Leiobunum ventricosum
Leiobunum vittatum
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Meta ovalisCave longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha laboriosasilver longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAEArgyrodes elevatusa dewdrop spider
Latrodectus mactansSouthern black widow
Latrodectus variolusNorthern black widow
Neospintharus trigonuma cobweb spider
Parasteatoda tepidariorumcommon house spider
Steatoda borealisa false widow spider
Theridion murariuma cobweb spider
Theridula opulentaa cobweb spider
Yunohamella lyricaa cobweb spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEBassaniana versicolora bark crab spider
Mecaphesa asperataNorthern crab spider
Mecaphesa celerSwift crab spider
Misumenoides formosipesWhitebanded crab spider
Ozyptila monroensisa crab spider
Tmarus angulatusa crab spider
Xysticus feroxa ground crab spider