Arthopod: Hobo Spider

By: Ryan Gipson

Scientific Name: Eratigena agrestis

Biome type

It's usually cold and humid where the Hobo spider lives.


They live in northwestern America.

Body shape

Long legs, large body, fuzzy, and 6 eyes

Feeding habits

The Hobo spider is a carnivore. It feasts on insects. Catches its prey in it's web.

Life cycle

The Hobo spider starts as an egg then out of the egg it's a small spider but grows later in it's life. Can live up to approximately 2 years.