Spiders in North Carolina

Spiders found in North Carolina include 36 unique species from confirmed sightings by contributing members of Spider ID. It is important to remember that spiders seen in North Carolina 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.


36 Species Found in North Carolina

North Carolina Sightings
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Picture of Dysdera crocata (Woodlouse Hunter) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders) - Male - Eyes Enlarge Picture
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Neoscona spp. (Spotted Orb-weavers) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Leucauge argyrobapta (Mabel Orchard Orb-weaver) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Tigrosa georgicola - Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda grossa (False Black Widow) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Steatoda spp. (False Widows) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Tigrosa georgicola - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Micrathena gracilis (Spined Micrathena) - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture