Spiders in Nevada

Spiders found in Nevada include 7 unique species from 18 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Nevada 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.


7 Species Found in Nevada

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

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Picture of Hogna antelucana - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Peucetia longipalpis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Thanatus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Phidippus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Metacyrba taeniola - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania spp. Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania spp. Enlarge Picture
Picture of Gnaphosidae (Stealthy Ground Spiders) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dysdera crocata (Woodlouse Hunter) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania spp. - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Hogna antelucana - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Loxosceles deserta (Desert Recluse) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Aliatypus janus - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Geolycosa spp. (Burrowing Wolf Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Argiope trifasciata (Banded Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture