Gea

Gea is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Gea spiders have been sighted 9 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Gea includes 3 countries and 5 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

Author

C. L. Koch, 1843

Sightings Overview

There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Gea, with the most recent sighting submitted on April 22, 2019 by Spider ID member marias. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Gea sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 67% of the time, Gea spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
  • Sex: 1 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Gea has been sighted 5 times outdoors, and 4 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). On flower (1). Low foliage (2).

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, Maryland, Oklahoma, South Carolina.

Seasonality

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:
  • November:
  • December:

Gea Species


Featured Pictures

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