banded or white backed garden spider in web

    Banded Garden Spider

    Argiope trifasciata
    Image of a black widow

    Black Widow Spiders

    Latrodectus mactans and L. variolus
    Venomous Icon

    Venomous

    Photo of a bold jumping spider.

    Bold Jumper

    Phidippus audax
    Photo of a Harvestman, viewed from above

    Daddy Longlegs (Harvestmen)

    About 6,500 species have been named so far, worldwide.
    Photo of female heptagonal orbweaver in web.
    Photo of an orchard orbweaver with a black background

    Orchard Orbweaver

    Leucauge venusta
    Photo of female spiny-bellied orbweaver (spined micrathena) on a leaf

    Spined Micrathena

    Micrathena gracilis
    Photo of a tan jumping spider

    Tan Jumping Spider

    Platycriptus undatus
    Photo of wolf spider with young

    Wolf Spiders

    Numerous species and genera in our state.

See Also

Photo of a Yellow-Collared Scape Moth

Yellow-Collared Scape Moth

Cisseps fulvicollis
image of Plume Moth on blade of grass

Plume Moths

Nearly 150 species in North America north of Mexico