Photo by Melody
Are you ready? It's time for our 14th annual photo contest! Enter your best pictures of the year, for a chance to win a calendar and annual subscription here. Hurry! Deadline for entries is October 21.

Viewing Families in the Order "Araneae" (Spiders)

FamilyFamily Common NameImage
Actinopodidae Mouse Spiders Thumbnail of Mouse Spider (Missulena occatoria)
Agelenidae Funnel-Web Spiders Thumbnail of Funnel Web Spider (Agelenopsis sp.)
Amaurobiidae Hacklemesh Weaver Spiders Thumbnail of Hacklemesh Weaver Spider (Amaurobius ferox)
Araneidae Orb Weaver Spiders Thumbnail of Writing Spider, Scribbler, Black and Yellow Argiope (Argiope aurantia)
Atypidae Purseweb Spiders
Clubionidae Sac Spiders, Clubionid Spiders Thumbnail of Sac Spider (Clubiona elaphines)
Corinnidae Antmimics and Ground Sac Spiders Thumbnail of Swift Ground Spider, Wasp-mimicking Sac Spider (Supunna picta)
Ctenidae Wandering Spiders Thumbnail of Spider, Wandering Spider (Ctenus sp.)
Ctenizidae Cork-lid Trapdoor Spiders Thumbnail of Trapdoor Spider (Ummidia sp.)
Deinopidae Ogrefaced Spiders Thumbnail of Net Casting Spider (Deinopis subrufa)
Desidae House Spiders Thumbnail of Desid Spider (Badumna sp.)
Dysderidae Woodlouse Hunters Thumbnail of Woodlouse Spider (Dysdera crocata)
Filistatidae Crevice Weaver Spiders Thumbnail of  (Filistata insidiatrix)
Gnaphosidae Ground Spiders Thumbnail of Flattened Bark Spider (Hemicloea sp.)
Hexathelidae Funnel-web Tarantulas Thumbnail of Funnelweb Spider (Teranodes otwayensis)
Lamponidae Lamponid ground spiders Thumbnail of White-tailed Spider (Lampona cylindrata)
Linyphiidae Sheetweb and Dwarf Spiders Thumbnail of Filmy Dome Spider (Neriene radiata)
Lycosidae Wolf Spiders Thumbnail of Striped Wolf Spider (Rabidosa punctulata)
Mimetidae Pirate Spiders Thumbnail of Pirate Spider (Australomimetus sp.)
Miturgidae Prowling Spiders Thumbnail of Prowling Spider (Mituliodon tarantulinus)
Nicodamidae Red and Black Spiders Thumbnail of Red and Black Spider (Ambicodamus southwelli)
Oecobiidae Disc Web Spiders Thumbnail of Wall Spider, Baseboard Spider, Stucco Spider (Oecobius navus)
Oxyopidae Lynx Spiders Thumbnail of Green Lynx Spider (Peucetia viridans)
Philodromidae Running Crab Spiders Thumbnail of Running Crab Spider (Thanatus formicinus)
Pholcidae Cellar Spiders, Daddy Long legs Thumbnail of Daddy Long Legs (Pholcus phalangioides)
Pisauridae Nursery Web Spiders and Fishing Spiders Thumbnail of Six-spotted Fishing Spider (Dolomedes triton)
Salticidae Jumping Spiders Thumbnail of Regal Jumping Spider (Phidippus regius)
Scytodidae Spitting Spiders Thumbnail of Spitting Spider (Scytodes velutina)
Segestriidae Tube-dwelling Spiders Thumbnail of Six-eyed Spider (Ariadna major)
Sicariidae Six-eyed Spiders Thumbnail of Brown Recluse Spider (Loxosceles reclusa)
Sparassidae Giant Crab Spiders, Huntsmen Thumbnail of Huntsman Spider (Isopeda montana)
Stiphidiidae Stiphidiid Spiders Thumbnail of Crinoline Spider, Sombrero Spider (Stiphidion facetum)
Tetragnathidae Long-jawed Orb Weavers Thumbnail of Golden Silk Spider, Banana Spider, Golden Silk Orbweaver (Nephila clavipes)
Theraphosidae Tarantulas Thumbnail of Ecuadorian Woolly Tarantula (Avicularia huriana)
Theridiidae Cobweb Spiders Thumbnail of Redback Spider (Latrodectus hasselti)
Thomisidae Crab Spiders, Flower Spiders Thumbnail of Crab Spider (Misumenops celer)
Uloboridae Hackled Orb Weavers Thumbnail of Feather-footed Spider (Philoponella congregabilis)
Zodariidae Ant Spiders Thumbnail of Spotted Ground Spider (Storena formosa)
Zoridae Ghost Spiders Thumbnail of  (Argoctenus sp.)

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

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

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America