Agelenopsis aperta

Featured spider picture The spider species Agelenopsis aperta belongs to the genus Agelenopsis, in the family Agelenidae. Agelenopsis aperta spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Agelenopsis aperta includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Agelenopsis aperta is most often sighted during the month of November.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Agelenidae
  • Genus: Agelenopsis
  • Species: Agelenopsis aperta

Author

Willis J. Gertsch, 1934

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Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Agelenopsis aperta, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 27, 2016 by Spider ID member spiderid. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Agelenopsis aperta sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: NAN% of the time, Agelenopsis aperta spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 0)
  • Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Agelenopsis aperta has been sighted 0 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors:

Location and Range

Agelenopsis aperta has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Agelenopsis aperta has also been sighted in the following states: California.

Seasonality

Agelenopsis aperta has been primarily sighted during the month of November.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March: 1
  • April:
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  • October:
  • November: 4
  • December:

Additional Remarks

  • This species and Agelenopsis naevia tend to be the largest species in the genus. Agelenopsis longistyla is the smallest. (In terms of body length, excluding legs.)
  • Can be mistaken for other species in the genus Agelenopsis. A microscope exam is typically needed to separate them.

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