Spiders in Nebraska

Spiders found in Nebraska include 4 unique species from 9 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Nebraska 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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4 Species Found in Nebraska

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

Picture of Dictynidae (Mesh Web Weavers) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Neoscona spp. (Spotted Orb-weavers) - Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Misumena vatia (Golden-rod Crab Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Misumenoides formosipes (White-banded Crab Spider) - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Misumenoides formosipes (White-banded Crab Spider) - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Misumenoides formosipes (White-banded Crab Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Gravid,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon