Arachnids of North Carolina
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71 species for Yancey County

ColloquialfamilysciNamecomName
Funnel WeaversAGELENIDAECoras montanusa funnel weaver
Coras taugynusa funnel weaver
Wadotes calcaratusa funnel weaver
Folding Trapdoor SpidersANTRODIAETIDAEAntrodiaetus unicolora foldingdoor spider
Orb WeaversARANEIDAEAcanthepeira stellataStar-bellied orb weaver
Araneus bicentenariuslichenmarked orbweaver
Araneus marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Araneus pegniaButterfly orbweaver
Eustala anasteraHumpbacked orbweaver
Larinioides patagiatusan orbweaver
Neoscona arabescaArabesque orbweaver
No Colloquial NameCADDIDAECaddo agilis
CHTHONIIDAEKleptochthonius crosbyi
Sac SpidersCLUBIONIDAEClubiona johnsonia leafcurling sac spider
No Colloquial NameCYBAEIDAECryphoeca montanaa comb-tailed spider
Calymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEZelotes duplexa ground spider
No Colloquial NameHALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia unidentified speciesa corklid trapdoor spider
HYPOCHILIDAEHypochilus sheariA Lampshade Spider
Hypochilus pococki - central cladeA Lampshade Spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus alticepsa dwarf spider
Ceratinella brunneaa dwarf spider
Ceratinops carolinusa dwarf spider
Bathyphantes pallidusa sheetweb weaver
Neriene radiataFilmy dome spider
Pityohyphantes costatushammock spider
Wolf SpidersLYCOSIDAEHogna frondicolaa wolf spider
Rabidosa rabidaa wolf spider
Schizocosa crassipesa wolf spider
No Colloquial NameMICROHEXURIDAEMicrohexura montivagaSpruce-fir Moss Spider
NEOBISIIDAENovobisium carolinense
Scaffold Web SpidersNESTICIDAENesticus crosbyia cave cobweb spider
Nesticus gertschia cave cobweb spider
Nesticus templetonia cave cobweb spider
Nesticus caneia cave cobweb weaver
No Colloquial NamePHALANGIIDAEOdiellus nubivagus
Odiellus pictus
Opilio parietinus
Armoured harvestmenPHALANGODIDAEBishopella laciniosa
Theromaster brunneus
Running Crab SpidersPHILODROMIDAEPhilodromus rufusa running crab spider
No Colloquial NamePHOLCIDAEPholcus phalangioidesLongbodied cellar spider
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEDolomedes tenebrosusDark fishing spider
Pisaurina miranursery web spider
No Colloquial NameSABACONIDAESabacon cavicolens
Sabacon mitchelli
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEEris militarisBronze jumping spider
Chinattus parvulusa jumping spider
Naphrys pulexa jumping spider
Maevia inclemensDimorphic jumping spider
Phidippus audaxBold jumper, Daring jumping spider
Phidippus princepsa jumping spider
Platycryptus undatusa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum calcar
Leiobunum ventricosum
Leiobunum vittatum
Nelima elegans
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Meta ovalisCave longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha caudataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha laboriosasilver longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAERobertus ripariusa cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Thymoites unimaculatusa cobweb spider
Rugathodes sexpunctatusa cobweb spider
Ray SpidersTHERIDIOSOMATIDAETheridiosoma gemmosumRay spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumenoides formosipeswhitebanded crab spider
Misumessus oblongusa crab spider
Armoured harvestmenTRIAENONYCHIDAEFumontana deprehendor
No Colloquial NameVAEJOVIDAEVaejovis carolinianusSouthern Unstriped Scorpion