Araniella

Araniella is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Araniella spiders have been sighted 27 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Araniella includes 6 countries and 7 states in the United States. Araniella is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of June.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Author

Chamberlin & Ivie, 1942

Sightings Overview

There have been 27 confirmed sightings of Araniella, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 24, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 27 sightings because of certain Araniella sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 44% of the time, Araniella spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 27)
  • Sex: 5 female and 5 male.
  • Environment: Araniella has been sighted 27 times outdoors, and 3 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (10). On flower (1). Low foliage (9). High foliage (5). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Araniella has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, France, Romania, Spain, United Kingdom, United States.

Araniella has also been sighted in the following states: Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Washington.

Seasonality

Araniella has been primarily sighted during the month of June.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April:
  • May: 8
  • June: 16
  • July:
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October:
  • November: 2
  • December:


Araniella Species


Featured Pictures

Picture of Araniella spp. - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Female - Ventral,Webs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Male - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Araniella spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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