Spiders in New York

Spiders found in New York include 31 unique species from 139 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in New York 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.


31 Species Found in New York

New York Sightings
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139 spider sightings have been made in New York by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Pholcus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Varacosa avara - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Antrodiaetus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda borealis - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Paraphidippus aurantius (Emerald Jumping Spider) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Paraphidippus aurantius (Emerald Jumping Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Paraphidippus aurantius (Emerald Jumping Spider) - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Trochosa ruricola - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Trochosa ruricola - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Trochosa ruricola - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Sitticus fasciger - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Sitticus fasciger - Male - Lateral,In Retreat Enlarge Picture
Picture of Sitticus fasciger - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Sitticus fasciger - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes tenebrosus (Dark Fishing Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tegenaria domestica (Barn Funnel Weaver) - Female - Lateral,Webs,In Retreat Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Cobweb Spider) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Female - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Female - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Cobweb Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Cobweb Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Male - Eyes,Penultimate Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Male - Eyes,Penultimate Enlarge Picture
Picture of Salticus scenicus (Zebra Jumper) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Pityohyphantes costatus (Hammock Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Agelenidae (Funnel Weavers) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of unidentified spider Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tetragnatha viridis - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Lateral,Prey Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa helluo - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Coras spp. (Funnel Web Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Philodromus spp. - Male - Eyes,Penultimate Enlarge Picture
Picture of Dolomedes spp. (Fishing Spiders) - Female - Egg sacs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Amaurobius ferox (Black Lace-Weaver) - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa aspersa - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture