Arachnids of North Carolina
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Scientific Name: Common Name: Family (Alpha):

19 species for Washington County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAraneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Argiope aurantiaYellow Garden Spider
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
Neoscona domiciliorumRed-femured Spotted Orbweaver
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECentromerus latidensa sheetweb weaver
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAERabidosa punctulataDotted wolf spider
Tigrosa annexaa wolf spider
No Colloquial NameMYSMENIDAEMicrodipoena guttataa minute clasping weaver
NEOBISIIDAEMicrobisium parvulum
Lynx SpidersOXYOPIDAEPeucetia viridansGreen lynx spider
No Colloquial NamePHALANGIIDAEOdiellus pictus
PHOLCIDAEHolocnemus plucheiMarbled cellar spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tritonSix-spotted fishing spider
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEEris militarisBronze jumping spider
Pelegrina exiguaa jumping spider
Phidippus otiosusCanopy jumping spider
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAETetragnatha laboriosaSilver longjawed orbweaver
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEXysticus feroxa ground crab spider
No Colloquial NameTRACHELIDAETrachelas tranquillusBroad-faced sac spider