Spiders in South Carolina

Spiders found in South Carolina include 8 unique species from 27 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in South 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.

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8 Species Found in South Carolina

South Carolina Sightings
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27 spider sightings have been made in South Carolina by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus marmoreus (Marbled Orb-weaver) - Female - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Salticidae (Jumping Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of unidentified spider - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Araneus spp. (Angulate & Round-shouldered Orb-weavers) - Male - Dorsal,Penultimate Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Eyes,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Agelenopsis spp. (Grass Spiders) - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Hogna lenta - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Micrathena sagittata (Arrow-shaped Micrathena) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal,Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Egg Sacs,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Dorsal,Spiderlings Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Peucetia viridans (Green Lynx Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Peucetia viridans (Green Lynx Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male - Dorsal,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Female - Dorsal,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Female - Eyes,With Prey Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Male - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Kukulcania hibernalis (Southern House Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Male - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Male,Female - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Nephila clavipes (Golden Silk Orb-weaver) - Male,Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon