Spiders in Georgia

Spiders found in Georgia include 19 unique species from 79 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Georgia 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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19 Species Found in Georgia

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

Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Acanthepeira stellata (Star-bellied Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Peucetia viridans (Green Lynx Spider) - Female - Egg Sacs,Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Micrathena sagittata (Arrow-shaped Micrathena) - Female - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Micrathena sagittata (Arrow-shaped Micrathena) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Metaltella simoni (Hacklemesh Weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes,Gravid Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Male,Female - Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral,Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Latrodectus mactans (Southern Black Widow) - Female - Gravid,Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Latrodectus mactans (Southern Black Widow) - Female - Egg Sacs,Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Latrodectus geometricus (Brown Widow Spider) - Female - Egg Sacs,Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Male - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Male - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Female - Lateral,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Female - Egg Sacs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Female - Lateral,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Female Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pisaurina mira (Nursery Web Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Gravid Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pisaurina mira (Nursery Web Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon