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South Carolina State Spider:

Carolina wolf spider - click to see all state insects
Carolina wolf spider photo by e_monk on Flickr - noncommercial use
permitted with attribution / share alike. See All State Insects.

Carolina Wolf Spider

See Carolina wolf spider video below

South Carolina designated the Carolina wolf spider (Hogna carolinensis) as the official state spider in 2000. The Carolina wolf spider is the largest North American wolf spider. South Carolina is the only state that recognizes a state spider.

Carolina wolf spider with moth prey - click to see all insect symbols
Carolina Wolf Spider by e_monk on Flickr - noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike. See All State Insects.

Source:
State Spider-Carolina Wolf Spider: S. Carolina Legislature
Links:
All State Insects


    

 

South Carolina Symbols & Icons:

animal - dog
bird - game bird 
amphibian -fish
reptile - butterfly
insect - spider
flower - grass
tree -wildflower 
shell
gem - stone
fruit - garden
beverage 1 - 2

flag - pledge
seal - motto - quarter
name-nickname
language - poet
folk art - dance
folk dance
song 1 - song 2 - waltz
opera - popular music
academy-center
hall - museum
tapestry - tartan
 

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