Agalenatea is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Agalenatea spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Agalenatea includes 4 countries and 0 states in the United States. Agalenatea is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Araneidae
  • Genus: Agalenatea


Archer, 1951

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Agalenatea, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 2, 2018 by Spider ID member wasfuman. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Agalenatea sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 60% of the time, Agalenatea spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Agalenatea has been sighted 5 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (5).

Location and Range

Agalenatea has been sighted in the following countries: France, Greece, Portugal, Spain.


Agalenatea has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March: 1
  • April: 3
  • May:
  • June:
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November: 1
  • December:

Agalenatea Species