Rhode Island Spiders: Several types of
spiders are common in Rhode Island. They are the
Wolf Spider, Marbled Orb Weaver Spider,
Northern Black Widow, House Spider, and the
Jumping Spider to name a few.
The Wolf Spider
are robust and agile
hunters with good eyesight. They live mostly
solitary lives and hunt alone. Some are
opportunistic wanderer hunters, pouncing upon
prey as they find it or chasing it over short
distances. Others lie in wait for passing prey,
often from or near the mouth of a burrow. Wolf
spiders will inject
freely if continually provoked.
webs are found in trees, shrubs and tall weeds,
and grasses in moist, wooded settings and can
frequently be found along the banks of streams.
The webs are oriented vertically and have a
“signal” thread attached to the center that
notifies the spider when prey has been captured.
is dangerous and will bite when they feel
threatened. They tend to remain in dark areas
but can find their way into homes. They
typically make their webs in dark areas that
also protect them from bad weather.
constructs webs in corners and areas of little
traffic such as basements. They like to hunt
prey along window sills, walls or floors.
is not dangerous but will usually attack if it
feels threatened. The spider is called the
jumping spider because it will leap large
distances at times.
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