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Spiders

Order: Araneae
Around 114 families

Some species on page - 8 families depicted:

Family: Antrodiaetidae
+ California Turret Spider (Antrodiaetus riversi)

Family: Araneidae
+ European Garden Spider (Araneus diadematus)
+ Cat-faced or gem-shaped spider (Araneus gemma)
+ Six-spotted orbweaver (Araniella displicata)
+ Tropical orb weaver (Eriophora ravilla)
+ Orb Spider (Argiope argentata)
+ Black and Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)
+ Zigzag spider (Neoscona cooksoni)
+ Spiny orb-weaver spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis )

Family: Nephilidae
+ Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis)
+ Golden Silk Orb-Weaver (Nephila clavipes) aka (banana spider

Family: Pholcidae
+ Long-bodied Cellar Spider (Pholcus phalangiodes)

Family: Salticidae - jumping spiders - separate page

Family: Theraphosidae - separate page
+ California Ebony Tarantula (Aphonopelma eutylenum)

Family: Thomisidae
+ Crab spider (Diaea livens)

Family: Viridasiidae
+ Zebra spider (Viridasius fasciatus)

+ Misc

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European Garden Spider (Araneus diadematus)

European in Palo Alto

spider

Araneus diadematus
Family: Araneidae
Arcadia Place, Palo Alto
November, 2011

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(Araneus bispinosus)


spider

Araneus possibly Araneus bispinosus
ID per Jack Owicki
Family: Araneidae
Arcadia Place, Palo Alto
October 2, 2017
Canon rebel T5i

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spider

Araneus possibly Araneus bispinosus
Family: Araneidae
Arcadia Place, Palo Alto
October 2, 2017
Canon rebel T5i

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spider

Araneus possibly Araneus bispinosus
Family: Araneidae
Arcadia Place, Palo Alto
October 2, 2017
Canon rebel T5i

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Coyote Creek
Cat-faced or gem-shaped spider (Araneus gemma)
Family: Araneidae
Bioblitz
Coyote Creek
November 4, 2018 Friday
Canon 7Dmark2

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Cat-faced or gem-shaped spider (Araneus gemma)

Coyote Creek
Cat-faced or gem-shaped spider (Araneus gemma)
Family: Araneidae
Bioblitz
Coyote Creek
November 4, 2018 Friday
Canon 7Dmark2

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Coyote Creek
Cat-faced or gem-shaped spider (Araneus gemma)
Family: Araneidae
Bioblitz
Coyote Creek
November 4, 2018 Friday
Canon 7Dmark2

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Six-spotted orbweaver (Araniella displicata)

Spots

tilden

Six-spotted orbweaver (Araniella displicata)
Family: Araneidae
Tilden with Alan
April 21, 2019
Canon 7DmarkII

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Tropical orb weaver, (Eriophora ravilla)

Ravillan

green spider

Tropical orb weaver, (Eriophora ravilla)
Family: Araneidae
August 12, 2016
Hollywood, Florida
Canon 7Dmark2

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In a state of eriophoria

green spider

Tropical orb weaver, (Eriophora ravilla)
Family: Araneidae
August 12, 2016
Hollywood, Florida
Canon 7Dmark2

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Orb Spider (Argiope argentata)

Orb

galapagos

Orb Spider (Argiope argentata)
Family: Araneidae
Isabela, Galápagos
June 26, 2015
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Black and Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)

Argiope

don edwards, alviso

Black and Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)
Family: Araneidae
Don Edwards National Shoreline
Alviso Area
November 3, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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don edwards, alviso

Black and Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)
Family: Araneidae
Don Edwards National Shoreline
Alviso Area
November 3, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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don edwards, alviso

Black and Yellow Garden Spider (Argiope aurantia)
Family: Araneidae
Don Edwards National Shoreline
Alviso Area
November 3, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Zigzag spider (Neoscona cooksoni)

Zigzag

galapagos

Zigzag spider (Neoscona cooksoni)
Family: Araneidae
North Seymour, Galápagos
June 24, 2015
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Spiny orb-weaver spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis )

Spiny orb-weaver spider

Spiny orb-weaver spider

Spiny orb-weaver spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis )
Family: Araneidae
Green Cay, Florida
August 11, 2015
Canon rebel T5i

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When a crab is not a crab is not a crab

crab spider
Gasteracantha - spiny orb-weaver
Family: Araneidae
Andasibe, Madagascar

June 22, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2

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Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis)

Golden orb

spider
Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis) aka Red-legged golden orb-web spider

Phylum: Arthropoda
Berenty, Madagascar
July 6, 2013

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Spider on 5000 Ariary note

spider
Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis) aka Red-legged golden orb-web spider

Phylum: Arthropoda
Berenty, Madagascar
July 6, 2013

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Michael makes the sign of the spider

michael and spider
Queen's Palace
Antananarivo, Madagascar
June 21, 2016
Canon rebel T5i

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Bob and spider

bob and spider
Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis)
Antananarivo, Madagascar
June 21, 2016
Canon rebel T5i

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7 legged spider

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Madagascar orb-weaver (Nephila inaurata madagascariensis)
Madagascar
July 6, 2013
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Golden Silk Orb-Weaver (Nephila clavipes) aka (banana spider

Orb weaver at the beach

orb weaver
Golden Silk Orb-Weaver (Nephila clavipes) aka banana spider
Family: Nephilidae
Hollywood, Florida
August 19, 2013

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Long-bodied Cellar Spider (Pholcus phalangiodes)

Family: Pholcidae

With egg sac

cellar spider

Long-bodied cellar spider (Pholcus phalangiodes)
Family: Pholcidae
Order: Araneae

Chaminade, Santa Cruz
October 27, 2017
Canon T5i

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With egg sac

cellar spider

Long-bodied cellar spider (Pholcus phalangiodes)
Family: Pholcidae
Order: Araneae

Chaminade, Santa Cruz
October 27, 2017
Canon T5i

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Tarantulas

California Ebony Tarantula (Aphonopelma eutylenum)

Arachnophilia

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October 28, 2006
Stanford Dish

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Hairy legs and all

spider

Stanford Dish

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Crab spider (Diaea livens)

stanford bioblitz2019

Crab spider (Diaea livens)
Family: Thomisidae(crab spiders)
Bioblitz 2019
Lagunita
April 20, 2019
Canon 7DmarkII

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Predator and prey

spider and butterfly

Crab spider and butterfly
Family: Thomisidae
Order: Araneae
Jasper Ridge
April 3, 2014

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Zebra spider (Viridasius fasciatus)

Cave spider

cave spider
Zebra spider (Viridasius fasciatus) Family: Viridasiidae
Order: Araneae

Ankarana, Madagascar
July 4, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2

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Cave spider closer

cave spider
Zebra spider (Viridasius fasciatus) Family: Viridasiidae
Order: Araneae

Ankarana, Madagascar
July 4, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2

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Bob with spider

bob with spider
Night walk
Marojejy, Madagascar
June 27, 2016
Olympus Tough TG-4

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Photographing spider

photographing spider
Spider
Night walk
Marojejy, Madagascar
June 27, 2016
Canon 7DMark2

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California Turret Spider (Antrodiaetus riversi)

Spider turret

filoli
California Turret Spider (Antrodiaetus riversi)
Family: Antrodiaetidae (Folding door Spiders)
Photographing Nature
Filoli
February 9, 2019 Saturday
Canon 7Dmark2

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Misc

Bathtub spider

grapes
Spider ()
Arcadia Place
April 22, 2018
Olympus Tough TG-5

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Spider Eisenlegs

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November 24, 2006
Stanford Dish

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Orb

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November 21, 2006
Stanford Dish

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Bejeweled

web

November 21, 2006
Stanford Dish

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Caught browsing the web

halloween 2014

Halloween
October 31, 2014

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Bathtub spider

grapes
Spider ()
Arcadia Place
October 17, 2018
Olympus Tough TG-5

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Spider nails

monarch

Hands
Spiders
Halloween 2018
Natural Bridges, Santa Cruz
October 26, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Spider nails

monarch

Hands
Spiders
Halloween 2018
Natural Bridges, Santa Cruz
October 26, 2018
Olympus Tough TG-5

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Spidermanin tattoo form

stanford dish 2018

Tattoos
Spiders
Stanford Dish
November 22, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Spiderman

stanford dish 2018

Tattoos
Spiders
Stanford Dish
November 22, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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modified: December 4, 2018
created: November 25, 2006
Contact: siegelr@stanford.edu
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