Photo by Melody

Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Small spider

Communities > Forums > Insect and Spider Identification
Forum: Insect and Spider IdentificationReplies: 2, Views: 28
Add to Bookmarks


Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

August 24, 2012
1:02 PM

Post #9252357

Body about 3/8 inch. Does not show in photos, but there is a line of golden "glitter" down the middle of the back when seen by eye.

Thumbnail by greenthumb99   Thumbnail by greenthumb99
Click an image for an enlarged view.

Minot, ND

August 24, 2012
6:26 PM

Post #9252690

Looks like a sheetweb spider (family Linyphiidae), a huge family. A couple examples:


Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

August 24, 2012
7:30 PM

Post #9252755

Thank you Flap! I'm sorry that the photos were not better. If I can get a better one I will post it.

You cannot post until you register and login.

Other Insect and Spider Identification Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
SOLVED: Tiny Red Critters Angel 26 Apr 26, 2014 7:18 AM
SOLVED: Do you know what kind of Spider this is? dignbloom 55 Aug 18, 2012 4:36 PM
SOLVED: green caterpillar xox_kitkat_xox 4 Jan 24, 2010 9:05 PM
SOLVED: Name this insect? Dinu 16 Oct 19, 2008 2:54 PM
SOLVED: Red Spider about the diameter of a penny gardenwife 24 Oct 10, 2009 10:41 AM

Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2015 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America