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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Infraorder Araneomorphae - True Spiders

Mating Jumpers - Metaphidippus manni - male - female spider - Mangora gibberosa Beautiful Crab Spider - Mecaphesa dubia Unknown Spider - Pisaurina mira Jumping Spider Mouse Spider - Scotophaeus blackwalli - female Black spider with white spots - Phidippus jumper - Metacyrba taeniola

Tiny pale spider - Spermophora senoculata - female Nice Patterned Red Spider - Dysdera crocata Spider - Dysdera crocata - male Spider ID Request - Ariadna bicolor Desert Shrub Spider - Diguetia - female Tube Web Spider - Ariadna bicolor - male Voucher Specimen - Kukulcania hibernalis - female

Lampshade Weaver - Hypochilus pococki - female Unusual spider - Hypochilus pococki Cave spider - Hypochilus pococki Is this a cellar spider? - Hypochilus Spider with interesting web - Hypochilus pococki Hypochilus pococki  - Hypochilus pococki - female Strange spider under rock  - Hypochilus pococki Hypochilus gertschi - female

cocoon... egg case... what? it looks like a piece of bark on a leaf Spider egg sacs? Suspect Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Cocoons Spider egg sac unidentified egg sac Spider egg sac perhaps spider egg sac, larva inside