Wild Ohio - Ohio Spider Survey

Oct. 2, 2013

Video produced by Wild Ohio - posted 2 October 2013.

Join Dr. Rich Bradley of The Ohio State University - Marion as he discusses the Ohio Spider Survey in conjunction with the Ohio Division of Wildlife.  This study educates the public about the spiders that live in Ohio.  The public is encouraged to send in  spider specimens for identification or submit detailed photographs of spiders.  This information will be included in the study database.


Ohio’s Amazing Arachnids

Video Produced by Wild Ohio - Every night, your own backyard hosts a drama of epic proportions you might be missing: spiders, doing what they do to survive. Get closer look at the world of spiders with OSU’s arachnid expert, Dr. Richard Bradley.


A better, more up-to-date link for Bradley: https://spidersinohio.net/. The page on that site that has the link to the current checklist (updated as of August 2021) is here: https://spidersinohio.net/checklist/.

The link to download the checklist is here: https://spidersinohio.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/Cmnlist2.pdf

Ohio Spiders Web Page - https://osumarion.osu.edu/marion-apps/SpiderWeb/   

Ohio Spiders that Bite  - http://osumarion.osu.edu/SpiderWeb/Ohio%27sBitingSpiders.htm

Ohio Spider Identification Guide - http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/Portals/9/pdf/pub5140.pdf