Arachnura melanura

Featured spider picture The spider species Arachnura melanura belongs to the genus Arachnura, in the family Araneidae. Arachnura melanura spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Arachnura melanura includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Arachnura melanura is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of March.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Araneidae
  • Genus: Arachnura
  • Species: Arachnura melanura


Simon, 1867

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Arachnura melanura, with the most recent sighting submitted on March 26, 2019 by Spider ID member geonyzl. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Arachnura melanura sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 67% of the time, Arachnura melanura spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Arachnura melanura has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (1). Ground layer (2). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Arachnura melanura has been sighted in the following countries: Philippines.


Arachnura melanura has been primarily sighted during the month of March.

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  • February: 1
  • March: 2
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