Herennia multipuncta
(Ornamental Tree Trunk Spider, )

Featured spider picture The spider species Herennia multipuncta, commonly known as Ornamental Tree Trunk Spider, , belongs to the genus Herennia, in the family Araneidae. Herennia multipuncta spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Herennia multipuncta includes 2 countries and 0 states in the United States. Herennia multipuncta is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Ornamental Tree Trunk Spider, Spotted Coin Spider


(Doleschall, 1859)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Herennia multipuncta (Ornamental Tree Trunk Spider, ), with the most recent sighting submitted on June 14, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Herennia multipuncta sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 50% of the time, Herennia multipuncta spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Herennia multipuncta has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). High foliage (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Herennia multipuncta (Ornamental Tree Trunk Spider, ) has been sighted in the following countries: India, Malaysia.


Herennia multipuncta has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
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  • April: 1
  • May: 1
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Additional Remarks

Type species.

Featured Pictures

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