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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spotted Ground Swift Spider Nyssus coloripes

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

January 7, 2016 02:18 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Chink Jumping Spider Genus Holoplatys

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

January 7, 2016 02:15 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

alice_abela

Date

February 6, 2016 04:46 PM PST

Description

Oso Flaco Dunes, San Luis Obispo County, California

Photos / Sounds

What

Crab Spiders Family Thomisidae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 6, 2016 01:25 PM UTC

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 6, 2016 12:57 PM UTC

Photos / Sounds

Observer

robberfly

Date

February 6, 2016 11:14 AM PST

Description

This looks like a good match from Manolis Spider Guide - plate 26. " Hammock Spiders"
JJ spied this amongst the Usnea lichen...

Photos / Sounds

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What

southern black widow Latrodectus mactans

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

August 23, 2015 12:26 PM CDT

Description

Do I have this identified correctly?

Photos / Sounds

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What

Six-spotted Orbweaver Araniella displicata

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

True Spiders Suborder Araneomorphae

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

screws

Date

January 20, 2016

Description

penultimate male next to an old eggsac

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

screws

Date

January 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

screws

Date

January 20, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

Spiders (order Araneae) are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs and chelicerae with fangs that inject venom. They are the largest order of arachnids and rank seventh in total species diversity among all other groups of organisms. Spiders are found worldwide on every continent except for Antarctica, and have become established in nearly every habitat with the exception of air and sea colonization. As of 2008, at least 43,678 spider species, and 109 families have been...

No range data available.