Spiders in Colombia

Spiders found in Colombia include 2 unique species from 6 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Colombia are not bound by the territorial lines decided on by humans, therefore their distribution is subject to change. Occasionally, spiders can be found well outside of their known range due to being intentionally or accidentally transported by humans in cars, luggage, and other belongings.

2 Species Found in Colombia

Colombia Sightings

6 spider sightings have been made in Colombia by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Theraphosidae (Tarantulas) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Theraphosidae (Tarantulas) - Male - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenidae (Wandering Spiders) - In Retreat Enlarge Picture
Picture of Gasteracantha cancriformis (Spiny-backed Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Argiope argentata (Silver Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture