- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Argiope
- Species: Argiope appensa
Other Common Names
Hawaiian Garden Spider
Charles Athanase Walckenaer, 1841
There have been 11 confirmed sightings of Argiope appensa (Hawaiian Garden Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on April 28, 2018 by Spider ID member kparman. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 11 sightings because of certain Argiope appensa sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 88% of the time, Argiope appensa spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
- Sex: 9 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Argiope appensa has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (3). Low foliage (1). High foliage (2).
Location and Range
Argiope appensa (Hawaiian Garden Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Philippines, United States.
Argiope appensa has also been sighted in the following states: Hawaii.
Argiope appensa has been primarily sighted during the month of April.
- January: 1
- February: 3
- March: 2
- April: 5