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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

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


Genus Steatoda

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Order Araneae - Spiders
Infraorder Araneomorphae - True Spiders
No Taxon Entelegynes
Family Theridiidae - Cobweb Spiders
Genus Steatoda

Species albomaculata - Steatoda albomaculata
Species bipunctata - Steatoda bipunctata
Species borealis - Steatoda borealis
Species erigoniformis - Steatoda erigoniformis
Species grandis - Steatoda grandis
Species grossa - False Black Widow
Species hespera - Steatoda hespera
Species nobilis - Steatoda nobilis
Species palomara - Steatoda palomara
Species punctulata - Steatoda punctulata
Species triangulosa - Steatoda triangulosa
Species variata - Steatoda variata