Spiders in West Virginia

Spiders found in West Virginia include 4 unique species from 5 confirmed sightings based on contributions made by Spider ID members. It is important to remember that spiders seen in West Virginia 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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4 Species Found in West Virginia

West Virginia Sightings

5 spider sightings have been made in West Virginia by contributing members. Consider submitting confirmed sightings of your own.

Picture of Tigrosa georgicola - Female - Dorsal,Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Tigrosa georgicola - Male - Eyes Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Parasteatoda tepidariorum (Common House Spider) - Female - Lateral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Pisaurina mira (Nursery Web Spider) - Male - Ventral Enlarge picture icon
Picture of Argiope aurantia (Black and Yellow Garden Spider) - Female - Dorsal,Lateral,Webs Enlarge picture icon