University of Wyoming Extension Spider Web Page

    Welcome to the University of Wyoming Extension Spider Web Page.  This web page has been created for the citizens of Wyoming and its surrounding states as a source of information about beneficial and harmful spiders that are commonly found living near humans.

Photo: Brian E. Reynolds   Hogna carolinensis Wolf Spider

Photo: Brian E. Reynolds   Hogna carolinensis, Wolf Spider

Need to know if you've got good or bad spiders in your house? Check out the UW Extension Identification Web Page

Yuck! Why should I like spiders?  Check out the Eight-Legged Facts Page

Spiders at UW?!  See what the research the University of Wyoming is conducting. 

The UW Extension will properly identify and provide information on any spider (or insect for that matter) that is sent to its office.

Capturing Methods

Preserving and Shipping Methods and Shipping Information.

Sources and Information on Bites

Information for this website was gathered from the following Sources.