Alpaida is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Alpaida spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Alpaida includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Alpaida is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of December.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1889

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Alpaida, with the most recent sighting submitted on March 19, 2019 by Spider ID member atrox. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Alpaida sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 80% of the time, Alpaida spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Alpaida has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). On flower (1). Low foliage (3). High foliage (1). Ground layer (1).

Location and Range

Alpaida has been sighted in the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay.


Alpaida has been primarily sighted during the month of December.

  • January: 1
  • February:
  • March: 1
  • April: 1
  • May:
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  • December: 2

Alpaida Species

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