Spiders in Alabama

Spider ID has received 19 pictures across 12 unique spider species in Alabama. It is important to remember that spiders 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.

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12 Spider Species Found

Alabama Sightings
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Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Tigrosa spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Rabidosa rabida (Rabid Wolf Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Latrodectus mactans (Southern Black Widow) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus alboventris - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona spp. (Spotted Orb-weavers) - Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Female - Egg Sacs,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Eratigena atrica (Giant House Spider) - Male - Eyes,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Cheiracanthium mildei (Long-legged Sac Spider) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Webs,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon