One can find only a handful of spiders in Newfoundland, usually species of orb weavers, wolf spiders, and jumping spiders.
Spiders in Newfoundland Identification Chart
Most Venomous Spiders
The bite from a sand bear wolf spider can be pretty painful, though its venom is not fatal to humans.
Less Venomous Spiders
Long-jawed Orb-weaver Spiders
- Cave Orb-weaver Spider (Meta ovalis)
- Sand Bear Wolf Spider (Arctosa perita)
- Bronze Jumper Spider (Eris militaris)