Eriophora pustulosa
(Garden Orb-weaver Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Eriophora pustulosa, commonly known as Garden Orb-weaver Spider, belongs to the genus Eriophora, in the family Araneidae. Eriophora pustulosa spiders have been sighted 7 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Eriophora pustulosa includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Eriophora pustulosa is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of February.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Garden Orb-weaver Spider

Author

(Walckenaer, 1841)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 7 confirmed sightings of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on February 17, 2019 by Spider ID member victoriabee. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 7 sightings because of certain Eriophora pustulosa sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 57% of the time, Eriophora pustulosa spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 7)
  • Sex: 2 female and 2 male.
  • Environment: Eriophora pustulosa has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4). High foliage (2).

Location and Range

Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: New Zealand.

Seasonality

Eriophora pustulosa has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

  • January: 2
  • February: 4
  • March: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Dorsal,Webs Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Male - Dorsal,Prey Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Ventral,Webs,Prey Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Eriophora pustulosa (Garden Orb-weaver Spider) - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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