top 10 spiders in wyoming
Carolina Wolf Spider:The Carolina wolf spider, Hogna carolinensis, is a member of the wolf spider family Lycosidae. It is widely distributed throughout most of North America.
Shamrock Orb Weaver:The shamrock orb weaver, Araneus trifolium, belongs to the orb-weaver family Araneidae. You can find these spiders in Wyoming and throughout much of the United States and Canada.
Daring Jumping Spider:Phidippus audax, or the daring jumping spider, also goes by the name the bold jumping spider or bold jumper.
Arabesque Orb Weaver:Female arabesque orb weavers range from 5 to 7 millimeters long, while males measure slightly smaller at about 5 to 6 millimeters long.
Rabbit Hutch Spider:The rabbit hutch spider, Steatoda bipunctata, is the second member of the family Theridiidae to make our list of spiders in Wyoming.
Hobo Spider:The hobo spider, Tegenaria agrestis, belongs to the funnel web spider family Agelenidae. It is widely distributed throughout parts of Europe, North America, and Central Asia.
Red-Spotted Ant Mimic Spider:is a member of the corrinid spider family Corinnidae. You can find it throughout most of the United States, mostly in shrubs or wooded areas near anthills.
Mouse Spider:is a member of the ground spider family Gnaphosidae. You can find these spiders in Wyoming as well as much of the United States and parts of Europe.
Deadly Ground Crab Spider:The deadly ground crab spider, Xysticus funestus, is a member of the crab spider family Thomisidae.
Western Black Widow :It belongs to the cobweb spider family Theridiidae and is one of the most dangerous spiders in Wyoming.