Tegenaria

Tegenaria is a genus of spiders in the family Agelenidae. Tegenaria spiders have been sighted 63 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Tegenaria includes 8 countries and 20 states in the United States. Tegenaria is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Agelenidae
  • Genus: Tegenaria

Author

Pierre Latreille, 1804

Sightings Overview

There have been 63 confirmed sightings of Tegenaria, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 8, 2019 by Spider ID member beckmb15. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 63 sightings because of certain Tegenaria sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 20% of the time, Tegenaria spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 56)
  • Sex: 5 female and 9 male.
  • Environment: Tegenaria has been sighted 7 times outdoors, and 49 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (6). Under rock or debris (1).

Location and Range

Tegenaria has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Israel, Turkey, United States.

Tegenaria has also been sighted in the following states: California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin.

Seasonality

Tegenaria has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 7
  • February: 8
  • March: 6
  • April: 10
  • May: 11
  • June: 6
  • July:
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October: 2
  • November: 2
  • December: 6

Tegenaria Species


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