Arachnids of North Carolina
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Ummidia unidentified species - a cork-lid trapdoor spider


Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: MygalomorphaeFamily: Halonoproctidae                                                                                 
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Godwin, R. L. & Bond, J. E. (2021). Taxonomic revision of the New World members of the trapdoor spider genus Ummidia Thorell (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Halonoproctidae). ZooKeys 1027: 1-65.

Bond, J.E. and N.I. Platnick A taxonomic review of the trapdoor spider genus Myrmekiaphila (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Cyrtaucheniidae)

Identification
Online Description/Photos: BugGuide, Google Images, iNaturalist, Wikipedia, GBIF
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 edge
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Status in North Carolina
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Photo Gallery for Ummidia unidentified species - a cork-lid trapdoor spider

Recorded by: Mr Stephen Prophater
Montgomery Co.
Comment: Found while volunteering with NFS digging and document indian artifacts.
Recorded by: Jonathan
Forsyth Co.
Comment: Found this beauty outside my store in Forsyth county. Not sure if it is a Trapdoor Spider, but it looks very similar. Easily 2"
Recorded by: Jonathan
Forsyth Co.
Comment: Found this beauty outside my store in Forsyth county. Not sure if it is a Trapdoor Spider, but it looks very similar. Easily 2"
Recorded by: Jonathan
Forsyth Co.
Comment: Found this beauty outside my store in Forsyth county. Not sure if it is a Trapdoor Spider, but it looks very similar. Easily 2"
Recorded by: Amy Barber
Almance Co.
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Recorded by: Elizabeth Streeter
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Tessa Englund
Orange Co.
Comment: I have a short video file (13 s) that I am happy to send separately if it would be of use.
Recorded by: Tessa Englund
Orange Co.
Comment: I have a short video file (13 s) that I am happy to send separately if it would be of use.
Recorded by: M. Haynes
Rutherford Co.
Comment: CHRO - At State Park office
Recorded by: N. Greene, S. Galliher
Iredell Co.
Comment: LANO - Crossing road in Family camp @ -80.942961, 35.645992
Recorded by: Vin Stanton
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Cooke, K; Amadon, M
Iredell Co.
Comment: LANO - Observed one on July 4th on road to Community building. Observed 2nd on Boat Launch Drive on 7/10 (photos posted)
Recorded by: Cooke, K; Amadon, M
Iredell Co.
Comment: LANO - Observed one on July 4th on road to Community building. Observed 2nd on Boat Launch Drive on 7/10 (photos posted)
Recorded by: K. Bischof, M. Smith
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - Caught in the drift fence near the outdoor classroom.
Recorded by: K. Bischof, M. Smith
Beaufort Co.
Comment: GOCR - Caught in the drift fence near the outdoor classroom.
Recorded by: A. Ledford
Chatham Co.
Comment: JORD
Recorded by: J. Anderson
Gaston Co.
Comment: CRMO - at Sparrow Springs residence
Recorded by: M.Smith
Gaston Co.
Comment: CRMO - Backyard of Sparrow Springs Ranger Residence @ -81.285782, 35.218038
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - in Clivus bathroom
Recorded by: FKW
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - Honey Pot Rd.
Recorded by: FKW
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - Honey Pot Rd.
Recorded by: T. Nergart
Rockingham Co.
Comment: HARI - About the size of a quarter.
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Transylvania Co.
Comment: GORG - Obs. crossing the main park road just below the VC.
Recorded by: K. Bischof
Yancey Co.
Comment: MOMI - Obs. ranger 1 residence.
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - LOC: in the washhouse at the family campground
Recorded by: j.wyche
Gates Co.
Comment: MEMI - LOC: in the washhouse at the family campground
Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Harnett Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Orange Co.
Comment: Lured out using a mealworm
Recorded by: Steve Hall
Orange Co.
Comment: Lured out using a mealworm
Recorded by: Steve Hall
Orange Co.
Comment: Lured out using a mealworm