Larinioides cornutus
(Furrow Orb-weaver)

Featured spider picture The spider species Larinioides cornutus, commonly known as Furrow Orb-weaver, belongs to the genus Larinioides, in the family Araneidae. Larinioides cornutus spiders have been sighted 58 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Larinioides cornutus includes 2 countries and 23 states in the United States. Larinioides cornutus 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: Larinioides
  • Species: Larinioides cornutus

Common Name (AASMore information icon)

Furrow Orb-weaver

Other Common Names

Furrow Spider

Author

Carl Alexander Clerck, 1757

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Sightings Overview

There have been 58 confirmed sightings of Larinioides cornutus (Furrow Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on January 5, 2019 by Spider ID member tedelp. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 58 sightings because of certain Larinioides cornutus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 54% of the time, Larinioides cornutus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 57)
  • Sex: 3 female and 9 male.
  • Environment: Larinioides cornutus has been sighted 45 times outdoors, and 15 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (41). High foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Freshwater river, lake, stream (2).

Location and Range

Larinioides cornutus (Furrow Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: United Kingdom, United States.

Larinioides cornutus has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia.

Seasonality

Larinioides cornutus has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 2
  • February:
  • March: 5
  • April: 4
  • May: 20
  • June: 9
  • July: 1
  • August:
  • September: 2
  • October: 11
  • November: 1
  • December: 3

Featured Pictures

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