- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Araneus
- Species: Araneus gemmoides
Other Common Names
Cat-faced Spider, Jewel Spider, Plains Orbweaver
Ralph Vary Chamberlin & Wilton Ivie, 1935
There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Araneus gemmoides (Cat-faced Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on June 19, 2018 by Spider ID member kpmitch. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Araneus gemmoides sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 100% of the time, Araneus gemmoides spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
- Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Araneus gemmoides has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (2).
Location and Range
Araneus gemmoides (Cat-faced Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.
Araneus gemmoides has also been sighted in the following states: Minnesota, Washington.
Araneus gemmoides has been primarily sighted during the month of December.
- January: 1
- September: 1
- December: 1