Spiders in Indiana

Spiders found in Indiana include 15 unique species from 33 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Indiana 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.


15 Species Found in Indiana

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

Picture of Amaurobiidae (Hacklemesh Weavers) - Male Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda borealis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa helluo - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Larinioides sclopetarius (Bridge Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Pachygnatha spp. (Thick-jawed Orb-weavers) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Eutichuridae (Prowling Spiders) Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa helluo - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Cobweb Spider) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Cobweb Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Loxosceles reclusa (Brown Recluse) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Eyes,Prey Enlarge Picture
Picture of Misumessus oblongus (Green Crab Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Agelenopsis spp. (Grass Spiders) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa georgicola - Female - Eyes,Spiderlings Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes triton (Six-spotted Fishing Spider) - Eyes,Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Agelenopsis spp. (Grass Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Larinioides cornutus (Furrow Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neoscona domiciliorum (Spotted Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Agelenopsis spp. (Grass Spiders) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture