- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Cyrtophora
- Species: Cyrtophora citricola
Common Name (AAS)
Global Tentweb Weaver
Other Common Names
Global Tent-web Weaver, Tropical Tent-web Spider, Colonial Tent-web Orb-weaver
There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Cyrtophora citricola (Tropical Tent-web Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on May 31, 2019 by Spider ID member amelia1234. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Cyrtophora citricola sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 78% of the time, Cyrtophora citricola spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
- Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Cyrtophora citricola has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (6). On flower (1). Low foliage (1).
Location and Range
Cyrtophora citricola (Tropical Tent-web Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Spain, United States, Zambia.
Cyrtophora citricola has also been sighted in the following states: Florida.
Cyrtophora citricola has been primarily sighted during the month of May.
- February: 1
- March: 2
- April: 1
- May: 4
- December: 1