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Spiders (Order Araneae)

I'm sure there are many arachnids in my yard that I haven't yet found. Most of them are small, cryptic, seclusive (and creepy).

Except for the jumping spiders. They're cute!

Taxa List

Jumping Spiders

Salticidae (5)

Crab Spiders

Thomisidae (3)

Running Crab Spiders

Philodromidae (2)

Cobweb Spiders

Theridiidae (2)

Funnel Weavers

Agelenidae (1)


Araneidae (1)

Ground and Ant-mimic
Sac Spiders

Corinnidae (1)

Woodlouse Hunter Spiders

Dysderidae (1)

Ground Spiders

Gnaphosidae (1)

Sheetweb and Dwarf Spiders

Linyphiidae (1)

Wolf Spiders

Lycosidae (1)

Lynx Spiders

Oxyopidae (1)