Gea is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Gea spiders have been sighted 10 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Gea includes 3 countries and 6 states in the United States. Gea 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: Gea


C. L. Koch, 1843

Sightings Overview

There have been 10 confirmed sightings of Gea, with the most recent sighting submitted on October 17, 2019 by Spider ID member galvantula. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 10 sightings because of certain Gea sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 70% of the time, Gea spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 10)
  • Sex: 1 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Gea has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 4 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). On flower (1). Low foliage (2). Ground layer (1).

Location and Range

Gea has been sighted in the following countries: India, Philippines, United States.

Gea has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Florida, Kansas, Maryland, Oklahoma, South Carolina.


Gea has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March: 2
  • April: 2
  • May: 2
  • June:
  • July: 1
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November:
  • December:

Gea Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Gea spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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