Spiders in Florida

Spiders found in Florida include 54 unique species from confirmed sightings by contributing members of Spider ID. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Florida 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.


54 Species Found in Florida

Florida Sightings
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Picture of Lyssomanes viridis (Magnolia Green Jumper) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Scytodes longipes - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes albineus (White-banded Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes albineus (White-banded Fishing Spider) Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes albineus (White-banded Fishing Spider) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes albineus (White-banded Fishing Spider) - Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hibana velox - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hogna spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa annexa - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hogna spp. - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Gasteracantha cancriformis (Spiny-backed Orb-weaver) - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyra - Male,Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyra - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge argyra - Dorsal,Prey Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eriophora ravilla (Tropical Orb-weaver) - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nesticodes rufipes (Red House Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Selenops spp. (Flatties) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hibana velox - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Latrodectus mactans (Southern Black Widow) - Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Ventral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Heteropoda venatoria (Huntsman Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Lyssomanes viridis (Magnolia Green Jumper) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Scytodes spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa annexa - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Ctenus captiosus - Dorsal Enlarge Picture