- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Gea
- Species: Gea heptagon
Other Common Names
Heptagonal Orb-weaver, Seven-sided Orb-weaver
There have been 7 confirmed sightings of Gea heptagon (Heptagonal Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on March 20, 2019 by Spider ID member greatauk. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 7 sightings because of certain Gea heptagon sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 57% of the time, Gea heptagon spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 7)
- Sex: 1 female and 3 male.
- Environment: Gea heptagon has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 3 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). On flower (1). Low foliage (1).
Location and Range
Gea heptagon (Heptagonal Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: United States.
Gea heptagon has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Florida, Maryland, Oklahoma, South Carolina.
Gea heptagon has been primarily sighted during the month of April.
- February: 1
- March: 1
- April: 2
- May: 2
- July: 1