Spiders in Quebec

There are very few spiders seen in Quebec, with only a few like the cross orb-weaver and bold jumping spiders being seen regularly. The only risk to humans may be a bite from a long-legged sac spider, but these rarely happen, with the spider choosing to flee most of the time.

Common Spiders: Cross Orb-weaver Spider, Bold Jumping Spider

Big Spider: Dark Fishing Spider

Dangerous Spiders: Long-legged Sac Spider, Eastern Parson Spider

Spiders in Quebec

Most Venomous

Ground Spiders

  • Eastern Parson Spider (Herpyllus ecclesiasticus)

Sac Spiders

Less Venomous

Orb-weaver Spiders

Woodlouse Hunter Spiders

Nursery Web Spiders

Jumping Spider

Wolf Spider