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Spider Taxa List

In order of LQA discovery

    Salticidae (Jumpimg Spiders)

  1. Pelegrina aeneola (Coppered White-cheeked Jumping Spider)
  2. Phidippus audex (Bold Jumpimg Spider)
  3. Platycryptus californicus (California Flattened Jumping Spider)
  4. Phanias sp.
  5. Saltiicus scenicus (Zebra Jumping Spider)
  6. Thomisidae (Crab Spiders)

  7. Bassaniana sp.
  8. Misumena vatia (Goldenrod Crab Spider)
  9. Xysticus sp. (Ground Crab Spiders)
  10. Philodromidae (Running Crab Spiders)

  11. Philodromus dispar (Eurasian Running Spider)
  12. Tibellus sp. (Slender Crab Spiders)
  13. Theridiidae (Cobweb Spiders)

  14. Steatoda triangulosa (Triangulate Combfoot)
  15. Theridion sp. (Tangle-web Spiders)
  16. Agelenidae (Funnel Weavers)

  17. Eratigena agrestis (Hobo Spider)
  18. Araneidae (Orbweavers)

  19. Araneus gemmoides (Cat-faced Orbweavers)
  20. Castianeira sp. (Ant-mimic Sac Spiders)
  21. Dysderidae (Woodlouse Hunter Spiders)

  22. Dysdera crocata (Woodlouse Spider)
  23. Gnaphosidae (Ground Spiders)

  24. Sergiolus sp.
  25. Linyphiidae (Sheetweb and Dwarf Spiders)

  26. Erigoninae sp. (Money Spiders)
  27. Lycosidae (Wolf Spiders)

  28. Pardosa sp. Thin-legged Wolf Spiders)
  29. Oxyopidae (Lynx Spiders)

  30. Oxyopes scalaris (Western Lynx Spider)

20 unique taxa

12 families

20 genera

11 species

42 Total taxa (OFGS)