- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Agelenidae
- Genus: Agelenopsis
- Species: Agelenopsis potteri
John Blackwall, 1846
There have been 18 confirmed sightings of Agelenopsis potteri, with the most recent sighting submitted on October 24, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 18 sightings because of certain Agelenopsis potteri sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 100% of the time, Agelenopsis potteri spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
- Sex: 4 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Agelenopsis potteri has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Low foliage (1). Forest (1).
Location and Range
Agelenopsis potteri has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.
Agelenopsis potteri has also been sighted in the following states: Massachusetts, Washington, Wisconsin.
Agelenopsis potteri has been primarily sighted during the month of October.
- July: 1
- August: 2
- September: 4
- October: 9
- December: 2
- Pedipalps of adult males have long, black, coiled embolus with a hook at the tip. The hook is distinctive but often needs to be checked under a microscope, as other males in the genus Agelenopsis have a hook, too.
- General appearance can be mistaken for other species in the genus Agelenopsis. A microscope exam is typically needed to separate them.