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Can you name the Spider Families

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Golden orb weavers
Cobweb weavers
Trapdoor spiders (a family of Mygalomorphs)
Crab spiders
The group that contains Mygalymorphs and Araneomorphs
Sheet web weavers; also includes dwarf spiders
Lynx spiders (the ones with spikey legs)
Long-jawed spiders
Spitting spider family
Social spiders; cribellate
The family for North American tarantulas
Orb weavers (includes Bolas spiders, ladder web spiders)
Ogre-faced spiders
Sac spiders (closely related to Clubionidae)
The one family in Mesothelae
Funnel web (aka grass web) weavers
Cellar spiders (aka daddy longlegs)
Wolf spiders
Fishing spiders
Cribellate spiders with triangle web
Family for brown recluse
Wandering spiders - includes some very venomous spiders
Suborder of Araneae with 7-8 spinnerets, 4 book lungs, segmented abdomen
Huntsmen spiders
Family for Sydney funnel web spider
Non-tarantula spiders (infraorder) with 2 book lungs, tracheae, 6 spinnerets, diaxial fangs
Family for yellow sac spiders
Ray spiders (pull orb-web into cone to capture prey)
Haplogyne, diasxial chelicerae, 4 book lungs
The other crab spiders (the brown ones)
Family with paradiaxial chelicerae
Tarantulas (infraorder)
Jumping spiders

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