Arachnids of North Carolina
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Lathys maculina - a mesh web spider


Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: AraneomorphaeFamily: Dictynidae                                                                                 
Identification
Online Description/Photos: BugGuide Google, iNaturalist, Wikipedia, GBIF
Structural photos
Distribution in North Carolina
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County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Adult phenology:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: SC; riverside forest
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 Photo Gallery for Lathys maculina - a mesh web spider

Photos: 13

Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2022-04-08
Alexander Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2022-04-08
Alexander Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2021-09-05
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Donald ZEPP on 2021-05-23
Johnston Co.
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Recorded by: Donald ZEPP on 2021-05-23
Johnston Co.
Comment: See closer view of epigynum in "Structural Photos," above
Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2021-03-11
Harnett Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-07-26
Harnett Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-07-26
Harnett Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-03-14
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-03-14
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-03-14
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2020-03-14
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Carol Tingley on 2016-10-30
Moore Co.
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