Arachnids of North Carolina
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Dolomedes scriptus - Striped fishing spider


Taxonomy
Order: ARANEAEInfraorder: AraneomorphaeFamily: Pisauridae                                                                                 
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, Google ImagesTechnical Description: The Nearctic Species of the Genus Dolomedes (Araneae: Pisauridae)
Distribution in North Carolina
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Adult phenology:
 High Mountains (HM) ‚Č• 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Riffles in rivers and other rocky habitats along streams and lake shores
See also Habitat Account for Piedmont and General Rocky Rivers
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G5 S3S4
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Photo Gallery for Dolomedes scriptus - Striped fishing spider

Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn, Kyle Kittelberger
Wilkes Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Burke Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Halifax Co.
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Recorded by: Bo Sullivan
Gates Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Stokes Co.
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Recorded by: Brian Bockhahn
Burke Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Montgomery Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Montgomery Co.
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