Spiders in Maine

Spiders found in Maine include 11 unique species from 43 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Maine 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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11 Species Found in Maine

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

Picture of Linyphiidae (Money Spiders) - Female - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Linyphiidae (Money Spiders) - Lateral,Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Linyphiidae (Money Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Tetragnatha spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Agelenidae (Funnel Weavers) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Callobius spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Philodromus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Larinioides spp. (Furrow Spiders) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneidae (Orb-weavers) - Male - Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pardosa spp. (Thin-legged Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Tetragnatha spp. - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Philodromus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Larinioides cornutus (Furrow Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araniella displicata (Six-spotted Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Agelenidae (Funnel Weavers) - Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus spp. (Angulate & Round-shouldered Orb-weavers) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus spp. (Angulate & Round-shouldered Orb-weavers) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Callobius spp. - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pardosa spp. (Thin-legged Wolf Spiders) - Dorsal,Parasite Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Meta ovalis (Cave Orb-weaver) - Female - Egg Sacs,Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Meta ovalis (Cave Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Meta ovalis (Cave Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Dictynidae (Mesh Web Weavers) Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Trochosa spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araniella displicata (Six-spotted Orb-weaver) Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Callobius spp. - Male - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Tetragnatha spp. - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Eris militaris (Bronze Jumper) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pardosa xerampelina - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Dolomedes triton (Six-spotted Fishing Spider) - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus diadematus (Cross Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Herpyllus ecclesiasticus (Eastern Parson Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pelegrina spp. - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pityohyphantes spp. (Hammock Spiders) - Female - Eyes,Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pisaurina mira (Nursery Web Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Gravid Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus diadematus (Cross Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon