- 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 10 confirmed sightings of Cyrtophora citricola (Tropical Tent-web Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on December 11, 2019 by Spider ID member urbanhippy74. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 10 sightings because of certain Cyrtophora citricola sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 80% of the time, Cyrtophora citricola spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 10)
- Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Cyrtophora citricola has been sighted 10 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (7). On flower (1). Low foliage (2).
Location and Range
Cyrtophora citricola (Tropical Tent-web Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: South Africa, 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: 2