Spiders in Washington, D.C.

Spider ID has received 21 pictures across 7 unique spider species in Washington, D.C.. It is important to remember that spiders 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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7 Spider Species Found

Washington, D.C. Sightings
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Picture of Micrathena sagittata (Arrow-shaped Micrathena) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Micrathena sagittata (Arrow-shaped Micrathena) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Leucauge venusta (Orchard Orb-weaver) - Male - Ventral,Webs Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Phidippus audax (Bold Jumper) - Male Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Female Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pholcus phalangioides (Long-bodied Cellar Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Platycryptus undatus (Tan Jumping Spider) - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Scytodes thoracica - Female - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Scytodes thoracica - Female - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Trachelas tranquillus (Broad-faced Sac Spider) - Female - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Trachelas tranquillus (Broad-faced Sac Spider) - Female Enlarge picture icon