Argiope catenulata
(Grass Cross Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Argiope catenulata, commonly known as Grass Cross Spider, belongs to the genus Argiope, in the family Araneidae. Argiope catenulata spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Argiope catenulata includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Argiope catenulata 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: Argiope
  • Species: Argiope catenulata

Other Common Names

Grass Cross Spider


(Doleschall, 1859)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Argiope catenulata (Grass Cross Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on March 21, 2019 by Spider ID member magnific. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Argiope catenulata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Argiope catenulata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Argiope catenulata has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (3). Open field, pasture, grassland (1).

Location and Range

Argiope catenulata (Grass Cross Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam.


Argiope catenulata has been primarily sighted during the month of March.

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  • March: 2
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  • November: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Argiope catenulata (Grass Cross Spider) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
Picture of Argiope catenulata (Grass Cross Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Argiope catenulata (Grass Cross Spider) - Lateral,Webs Enlarge Picture
  • Check iconFamily Check iconGenus Check iconSpecies
  • Submitted Calendar iconApr 21, 2018
  • Photographed Picture iconMar 25, 2018
  • Nooch
  • Location iconHoi An, Vietnam, Vietnam
  • Comment icon1 Comments
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