Arachnids of North Carolina
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Phidippus otiosus - Canopy jumping spider


Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: AraneomorphaeFamily: Salticidae                                                                                 
Identification
Online Description/Photos: BugGuide, Google Images, iNaturalist, Wikipedia
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: forest
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Status in North Carolina
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Photo Gallery for Phidippus otiosus - Canopy jumping spider

Recorded by: Stephanie Haverstick
Harnett Co.
Comment: Male and female in the same hammock.
Recorded by: Stephanie Haverstick
Harnett Co.
Comment: Male and female in the same hammock.
Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
Comment: FOMA
Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
Comment: FOMA
Recorded by: Simpson Eason
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Simpson Eason
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Lucas Harrington
Cumberland Co.
Comment: Found in a trailer repair shop where I work. Multiples found that create web hammocks on trailers to be worked on.
Recorded by: Lucas Harrington
Cumberland Co.
Comment: Found in a trailer repair shop where I work. Multiples found that create web hammocks on trailers to be worked on.
Recorded by: Lucas Harrington
Cumberland Co.
Comment: Found in a trailer repair shop where I work. Multiples found that create web hammocks on trailers to be worked on.
Recorded by: Pat Momich
Madison Co.
Comment: On a cinder block wall of our workshop. Mesic hardwood forest nearby.
Recorded by: Pat Momich
Madison Co.
Comment: On a cinder block wall of our workshop. Mesic hardwood forest nearby.
Recorded by: Pat Momich
Madison Co.
Comment: On a cinder block wall of our workshop. Mesic hardwood forest nearby.
Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
Comment: FOMA - Female found in sound side residence @ -76.682440, 34.696034
Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
Comment: FOMA - Female found in sound side residence @ -76.682440, 34.696034
Recorded by: K. Sanford
Camden Co.
Comment: DISW
Recorded by: K. Sanford
Camden Co.
Comment: DISW
Recorded by: Owen McConnell
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: R. Newman
Carteret Co.
Comment: FOMA - Male @ -76.682513, 34.695994
Recorded by: Owen McConnell
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Owen McConnell
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Surry Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - Obs. just southwest of the Mallard Creek Overlook. Female. @ -76.893960, 35.464893
Recorded by: K. Bischof, J. Bischof
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - Obs. near the VC. @ -76.902537, 35.478181
Recorded by: S. Fambrough
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - located in wood pile at ranger residence
Recorded by: S. Fambrough
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - located in wood pile at ranger residence
Recorded by: S. Fambrough
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - located in wood pile at ranger residence
Recorded by: T. DeSantis
Camden Co.
Comment: DISW - Bridge
Recorded by: M. Gosselin
Dare Co.
Comment: JORI
Recorded by: F. Williams, S. Williams
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Iredell Co.
Comment: LANO - Obs. along the Alder Trail at the overlook. Female.
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Iredell Co.
Comment: LANO - Obs. along the Alder Trail at the overlook. Female.
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - under handrail beside Millpond Bridge; eating a stinkbug
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - under handrail beside Millpond Bridge; eating a stinkbug
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - female on handrail of floating dock at boat ramp
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - female on handrail of floating dock at boat ramp
Recorded by: N. Kunz
Moore Co.
Comment: WEWO - found during the demolition of the amphitheater off of the Lighter Stump Trail
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - Obs. at the Moccasin Trailhead just south of Weston Rd. Male. @ -76.445060, 35.804623
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - Obs. along the Cypress Point Pier. One male, one female. @ -76.497889, 35.798497
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - Obs. along the Cypress Point Pier. One male, one female. @ -76.497889, 35.798497
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - Obs. along the Cypress Point Pier. One male, one female. @ -76.497889, 35.798497
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - Obs. along the Cypress Point Pier. One male, one female. @ -76.497889, 35.798497
Recorded by: j.wyche
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - on picnic table on Indian Heritage Day.
Recorded by: j.wyche
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - on picnic table on Indian Heritage Day.
Recorded by: j.wyche
Washington Co.
Comment: PETT - LOC: on the trash bin in the picnic area (Thanks to Floyd Williams and Alyssa Fuller for ID help).
Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Halifax Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Stokes Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Rockingham Co.
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