Argiope pulchella

Featured spider picture The spider species Argiope pulchella belongs to the genus Argiope, in the family Araneidae. Argiope pulchella spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Argiope pulchella includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Argiope pulchella is most often sighted during the month of February.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Thorell, 1881

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Argiope pulchella, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 14, 2018 by Spider ID member paramkhubber. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Argiope pulchella sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Argiope pulchella spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 2 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Argiope pulchella has been sighted 1 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1).

Location and Range

Argiope pulchella has been sighted in the following countries: India.


Argiope pulchella has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

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  • February: 2
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