Spiders in Alabama

Spiders found in Alabama include 64 unique species from 147 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Alabama 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.


64 Species Found in Alabama

Alabama Sightings
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147 spider sightings have been made in Alabama by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Anyphaena spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Wulfila albens - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dictynidae (Mesh Web Weavers) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Xysticus spp. (Ground Crab Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Anyphaena spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eustala anastera (Hump-backed Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Theridiidae (Cobweb Weavers) Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Female - Eyes,Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hentzia mitrata - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neriene clathrata - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus floridensis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus floridensis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus floridensis - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus floridensis - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Schizocosa spp. (Lanceolate Wolf Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Elaver spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneus miniatus - Female - Dorsal,Eyes,In Retreat Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eustala spp. - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Naphrys pulex - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa annexa - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Anahita punctulata (Southeastern Wandering Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hypsosinga rubens - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eustala spp. - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eustala spp. - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Male - Lateral,Webs,Prey Enlarge Picture
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Male - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Male - Eyes,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Male - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neriene radiata (Filmy Dome Spider) - Female - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neriene radiata (Filmy Dome Spider) - Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Anasaitis canosa (Twin-flagged Jumping Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Male - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus hibernalis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Myrmekiaphila spp. (Wafer-lid Trapdoor Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Mecaphesa spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture