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

48 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 marmoreusMarbled orbweaver
Larinioides cornutusFurrow orbweaver
No Colloquial NameCADDIDAECaddo agilis
CHTHONIIDAEKleptochthonius crosbyi
CYBAEIDAECryphoeca montanaa comb-tailed spider
Calymmaria persicaa basket-web weaver
Ground SpidersGNAPHOSIDAEZelotes duplexa ground spider
No Colloquial NameHALONOPROCTIDAEUmmidia unidentified speciesa corklid trapdoor spider
HYPOCHILIDAEHypochilus pocockiA Lampshade Spider
Hypochilus sheariA Lampshade Spider
Sheetweb and Dwarf SpidersLINYPHIIDAECeraticelus alticepsa dwarf spider
Ceratinella brunneaa dwarf spider
Ceratinops carolinusa dwarf spider
Bathyphantes pallidusa sheetweb weaver
No Colloquial NameMICROHEXURIDAEMicrohexura montivagaa tiny funnelweb 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
Nursery Web SpidersPISAURIDAEPisaurina miranursery web spider
No Colloquial NameSABACONIDAESabacon cavicolens
Sabacon mitchelli
Jumping SpidersSALTICIDAEEris militarisBronze jumping spider
Chinattus parvulusa jumping spider
No Colloquial NameSCLEROSOMATIDAELeiobunum calcar
Leiobunum ventricosum
Nelima elegans
Long-jawed Orb WeaversTETRAGNATHIDAELeucauge venustaorchard orbweaver
Meta ovalisCave longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha elongataa longjawed orbweaver
Tetragnatha laboriosasilver longjawed orbweaver
Cobweb SpidersTHERIDIIDAERobertus ripariusa cobweb spider
Theridion frondeuma cobweb spider
Ray SpidersTHERIDIOSOMATIDAETheridiosoma gemmosumRay spider
Crab SpidersTHOMISIDAEMisumessus oblongusa crab spider
Armoured harvestmenTRIAENONYCHIDAEFumontana deprehendor
No Colloquial NameVAEJOVIDAEVaejovis carolinianusSouthern Unstriped Scorpion