Guide
Spiders Indexed by Family
FamilyScientific NameGenderLinkCommon Name
AgelenidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
AgelenidaeAgelenopsis apertamaleLink to Pagegrass spider
AgelenidaeAgelenopsis aperta femaleLink to Pagegrass spider
AgelenidaeHololena danafemaleLink to Page
AgelenidaeHololena santanafemaleLink to PageFunnel web Spider
AgelenidaeHololena santana maleLink to Pagefunnel web weaver
AgelenidaeHololena tentativafemaleLink to Page
AgelenidaeTegeneria domesticafemaleLink to Pagebarn funnel weaver
AgelenidaeTegeneria domesticamaleLink to Pagebarn funnel weaver
AmphanectidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
AmphanectidaeMetaltella simonifemaleLink to Page
AmphanectidaeMetaltella simonimaleLink to Page
AnyphaenidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
AnyphaenidaeAnyphaena californicafemaleLink to Page
AnyphaenidaeAnyphaena californicamaleLink to Page
AnyphaenidaeAnyphaena pacificamaleLink to Page
AnyphaenidaeHibana incursafemaleLink to Page
AnyphaenidaeHibana incursamaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
AraneidaeAraneus andrewsifemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAraneus detrimentosusfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAraneus gemmafemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAraneus gemmamaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAraneus montereyensisfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeAraneus montereyensismaleLink to Page
AraneidaeArgiope argentatafemaleLink to Pagesilver garden spider
AraneidaeArgiope argentatafemale & maleLink to Pagesilver garden spider
AraneidaeArgiope argentatamaleLink to Pagesilver garden spider
AraneidaeArgiope aurantiafemaleLink to Pageyellow garden spider
AraneidaeArgiope trifasciatafemaleLink to Pagebanded garden spider
AraneidaeCyclosa conicaimmature femaleLink to Pagetrashline orb weaver
AraneidaeCyclosa conicamaleLink to Pagetrashline orb weaver
AraneidaeCyclosa turbinatafemaleLink to Pagetrashline orb weaver
AraneidaeEriophora edaxfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeEriophora edaxmaleLink to Page
AraneidaeEustala californiensisfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeLarinia directafemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeLarinia directamaleLink to Page
AraneidaeLarinioides sclopetariusfemaleLink to Pagebridge orbweaver
AraneidaeLarinioides sclopetariusmaleLink to Pagebridge orbweaver
AraneidaeMastophera cornigerafemaleLink to Pagebolas spider
AraneidaeMastophora cornigeramaleLink to Pagebolas spider
AraneidaeMetazygia zilloidesfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeMetazygia zilloidesMaleLink to Page
AraneidaeMetepeira crassipesfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeMetepeira crassipesmaleLink to Page
AraneidaeMetepeira spinipesfemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeNeoscona cruciferafemaleLink to Page
AraneidaeNeoscona cruciferamaleLink to Page
AraneidaeNeoscona oaxacensisfemaleLink to PageWestern Spotted Orbweaver
AraneidaeNeoscona oaxacensismaleLink to PageWestern Spotted Orbweaver
AraneidaeZygiella x-notatafemaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
CorinnidaeCastianeira athenamaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeCastianeira occidensfemaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeCastianeira thaliafemaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeCastianeira thaliamaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeCreugas bajulusfemaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeFalconina gracilisfemaleLink to Page
CorinnidaeFalconina gracilismaleLink to Page
CtenizidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
CtenizidaeBothriocyrtum californicumfemaleLink to PageCalifornia trap-door spider
CtenizidaeBothriocyrtum californicummaleLink to PageCalifornia trap-door spider
CtenizidaeHebestatis thevenetifemaleLink to Page
CyrtaucheniidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
CyrtaucheniidaeApomastus sp 1femaleLink to Page
DesidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
DesidaeBadumna longinquafemaleLink to Page
DesidaeBadumna longinquamaleLink to Page
DictynidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
DictynidaeDictyna agressamaleLink to Page
DictynidaeDictyna calcaratafemaleLink to Page
DictynidaeDictyna calcaratamaleLink to Page
DictynidaeMallos pallidusfemaleLink to Page
DictynidaeMallos pearceifemaleLink to Page
DysderidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
DysderidaeDysdera crocatafemaleLink to Page
DysderidaeDysdera crocataImmatureLink to Page
DysderidaeDysdera crocatamaleLink to Page
EutichuridaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
EutichuridaeCheiracanthium mildeifemaleLink to Pageagrarian sac spider
EutichuridaeCheiracanthium mildeimaleLink to Pageagrarian sac spider
FilistatidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
FilistatidaeKukulkania utahanafemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
GnaphosidaeCessonia trivittatafemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeDrassyllus insularismaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeDrassyllus proclesisMaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeHerphyllus propinquusfemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeHerphyllus propinquusmaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeHeser nilicolafemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeHeser nilicolamaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeMicaria pasadenafemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeScopoides cathariusmaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeScotophaeus blackwallifemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeScotophaeus blackwallimaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeSergiolus gertschimaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeSergiolus montanusfemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeSergiolus montanusmaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeTrachyzelotes lyonnetimaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeUrozelotes rusticusmaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeZelotes funestusfemaleLink to Page
GnaphosidaeZelotes gynethusmaleLink to Page
HomalonychidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
HomalonychidaeHomalonychus theologusfemaleLink to Page
LinyphiidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
LinyphiidaeFrontinella communisfemaleLink to Pagebowl and doily spider
LinyphiidaeLinyphantes sps 1maleLink to Page
LinyphiidaeNeriene dignafemaleLink to Page
LinyphiidaeNeriene dignamaleLink to Page
LinyphiidaePityohyphantes phrygianusmaleLink to Page
LycosidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
LycosidaeAlopecosa kochiifemaleLink to Page
LycosidaeAlopecosa kochiimaleLink to Page
LycosidaeHogna spfemaleLink to Page
LycosidaeHogna spfemaleLink to Page
LycosidaeHogna spmaleLink to Page
LycosidaeHogna sp 1femaleLink to Page
LycosidaeHogna sp 1maleLink to Page
LycosidaePardosa atromediafemaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa atromediamaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa californicafemaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa californicamaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa silvafemaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa sp1femaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaePardosa vadosafemaleLink to Pagethinlegged wolf spider
LycosidaeSchizocosa mccookifemaleLink to Page
MimetidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
MimetidaeMimetus hesperusmaleLink to Page
MimetidaeReo eutypusfemaleLink to PagePirate Spider
MimetidaeReo eutypusmaleLink to PagePirate Spider
OecobiidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
OecobiidaeOecobius navusfemaleLink to Page
OecobiidaeOecobius navusmaleLink to Page
OxyopidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
OxyopidaeHamataliwa griseafemaleLink to Page
OxyopidaeOxyopes salticusfemaleLink to Pagestriped lynx spider
OxyopidaeOxyopes salticusmaleLink to Pagestriped lynx spider
OxyopidaeOxyopes scalarisfemaleLink to PageWestern lynx spider
OxyopidaeOxyopes scalarismaleLink to Page
OxyopidaePeucetia viridansfemaleLink to PageGreen Lynx Spider
OxyopidaePeucetia viridansmaleLink to PageGreen Lynx Spider
PhilodromidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
PhilodromidaeApollophanes texanusmaleLink to Page
PhilodromidaePhilodromus disparmaleLink to Page
PhilodromidaeThanatus vulgarisfemaleLink to Page
PhilodromidaeThanatus vulgarismaleLink to Page
PhilodromidaeTibellus chamberlinifemaleLink to Pageslender crab spider
PholcidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
PholcidaeHolocnemus plucheifemaleLink to Pagemarbled cellar spider
PholcidaeHolocnemus plucheimaleLink to Pagemarbled cellar spider
PholcidaePholcus phalangioidesfemaleLink to Pagelong-bodied cellar spider
PholcidaePholcus phalangioidesmaleLink to Pagelongbodied cellar spider
PholcidaePsilochorus californiaefemaleLink to Page
PholcidaePsilochorus californiaemaleLink to Page
PholcidaePsilochorus sp1femaleLink to Page
ProdidomidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
ProdidomidaeProdidomus rufusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
SalticidaeChalcoscirtus diminutusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeChalcoscirtus diminutusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeColonus hesperusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeColonus hesperusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeEvarcha proszynskiimaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus elegansmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus hirsutusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus klauseriimaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus oregonensismaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus pyrrithrixfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus pyrrithrixmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeHabronattus tarsalisfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMarpissa robustamaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMenemerus bivittatusfemaleLink to Pagegray wall jumper
SalticidaeMenemerus bivittatusmaleLink to Pagegray wall jumper
SalticidaeMessua limbatafemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMetacyrba taeniolafemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMetecyrba taeniolamaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMexigonas morosusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMexigonas morosusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeMexigonus minutusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeNeon avalonusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaePeckhamia N. sp.maleLink to Page
SalticidaePelegrina aeneolafemaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhanias concoloratusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhanias harfordimaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhanias sp #1femaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhidippus adumbratusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhidippus adumbratusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhidippus audaxadult femaleLink to Pagebold jumper
SalticidaePhidippus audaxfemaleLink to PageBold Jumper
SalticidaePhidippus audaxmaleLink to PageBold Jumper
SalticidaePhidippus audaxpenultimate femaleLink to Pagebold jumper
SalticidaePhidippus audaxpre-penultimate femaleLink to Pagebold jumper
SalticidaePhidippus boeimaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhidippus californicusfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaePhidippus johnsonifemaleLink to PageJohnson Jumper
SalticidaePhidippus johnsoniImmature femaleLink to PageJohnson Jumper
SalticidaePhidippus johnsonimaleLink to PageJohnson Jumper
SalticidaePlexippus paykullifemaleLink to PagePantropical jumper
SalticidaePlexippus paykullimaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSalticus palpalismaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSalticus papalisfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSassacus vitisfemaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSassacus vitismaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSitticus dorsatusmaleLink to Page
SalticidaeSynageles noxiosusfemaleLink to Page
ScytodidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
ScytodidaeScytodes sp.femaleLink to Pagespitting spider
SparassidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
SparassidaeHeteropoda venatoriafemaleLink to Pagehuntsman spider
SparassidaeOlios giganteusfemaleLink to Page
SparassidaeOlios giganteusfemale (immature)Link to Pagegolden huntsman spider
SparassidaeOlios giganteusmaleLink to Pagegolden huntsman spider
SparassidaeOlios peninsularusfemaleLink to Page
TetragnathidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
TetragnathidaeTetragnatha nitensfemaleLink to Pagelongjawed orbweaver
TetragnathidaeTetragnatha nitensmaleLink to Pagelongjawed orbweaver
TetragnathidaeTetragnatha versicolorfemaleLink to Pagelongjawed orbweaer
TetragnathidaeTetragnatha versicolormaleLink to Pagelongjawed orb weaver
TheraphosidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
TheraphosidaeAphonopelma eutylenummaleLink to PageCalif. ebony tarantula
TheridiidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
TheridiidaeAnelosimus analyticusmaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeArgyrodes elevatusfemaleLink to Pagedewdrop spider
TheridiidaeArgyrodes elevatusmaleLink to Pagedewdrop spider
TheridiidaeAsagena fulvafemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeAsagena pulcherfemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeAsagena pulchermaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeCrptachaea blatteamaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeCrustulina stictafemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeCrustulina stictamaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeCryptachaea porterifemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeCryptachaea porterimaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeLatrodectus geometricusfemaleLink to Pagebrown widow
TheridiidaeLatrodectus geometricusmaleLink to Pagebrown widow
TheridiidaeLatrodectus hesperusfemaleLink to Pagewestern black widow
TheridiidaeLatrodectus hesperusmaleLink to Pagewestern black widow
TheridiidaeParasteatoda tepidariorumfemaleLink to PageAmerican house spider
TheridiidaeParasteatoda tepidariorummaleLink to Pagehouse spider
TheridiidaeSteatoda grossamaleLink to Pagefalse black widow
TheridiidaeSteatoda grossafemaleLink to Pagefalse black widow
TheridiidaeSteatoda nobilisfemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeSteatoda triangulosafemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion dilutummaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion kaweafemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion leechifemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion melanurumfemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion melanurummaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion murariummaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion punctipesmaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTheridion submissummaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTidarren haemorrhoidalefemaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTidarren sisyphoidesmaleLink to Page
TheridiidaeTidarrren sisyphoidesfemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
ThomisidaeCoriarachne utahensismaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeDiaea livensmaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeDiaea livenspenultimate femaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeMecaphesa californicafemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeMecaphesa californicamaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeMecaphesa dubiafemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeMisumenoides formosipesfemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeMisumenoides formosipesmaleLink to Pagewhitebanded crab spider
ThomisidaeTmarus angulatusfemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeXysticus californicusfemaleLink to Pageground crab spider
ThomisidaeXysticus californicusmaleLink to Pageground crab spider
ThomisidaeXysticus locuplesfemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeXysticus montanensisfemaleLink to Page
ThomisidaeXysticus montanensismaleLink to Page
TrachelidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
TrachelidaeMeriola arciferamaleLink to Page
TrachelidaeMeriola californicafemaleLink to Page
TrachelidaeTrachelus pacificusfemaleLink to Page
TrachelidaeTrachelus pacificusmaleLink to Page
UloboridaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
UloboridaeUloborus diversusfemaleLink to Page
UloboridaeUloborus diversusmaleLink to Page
ZoropsidaeAll ExamplesLink to Thumbnail Page
ZoropsidaeAnachemmis sobermaleLink to Page