Eriophora

Eriophora is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Eriophora spiders have been sighted 146 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Eriophora includes 7 countries and 4 states in the United States. Eriophora is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Araneidae
  • Genus: Eriophora

Author

Eugène Simon, 1864

Sightings Overview

There have been 146 confirmed sightings of Eriophora, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 31, 2019 by Spider ID member gsarate. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 146 sightings because of certain Eriophora sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 61% of the time, Eriophora spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 146)
  • Sex: 21 female and 9 male.
  • Environment: Eriophora has been sighted 154 times outdoors, and 11 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (94). On flower (3). Low foliage (20). High foliage (31). Ground layer (2). Open field, pasture, grassland (1). Forest (3).

Location and Range

Eriophora has been sighted in the following countries: Australia, Bahamas, Costa Rica, Guyana, Mexico, New Zealand, United States.

Eriophora has also been sighted in the following states: California, Florida, Louisiana, Texas.

Seasonality

Eriophora has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January: 6
  • February: 20
  • March: 44
  • April: 46
  • May: 16
  • June: 3
  • July: 1
  • August: 3
  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November: 3
  • December: 3

Eriophora Species


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