Metazygia is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Metazygia spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Metazygia includes 1 countries and 3 states in the United States. Metazygia 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: Metazygia


F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1904

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Metazygia, with the most recent sighting submitted on April 11, 2019 by Spider ID member cmcder13. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Metazygia sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 80% of the time, Metazygia spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Metazygia has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1).

Location and Range

Metazygia has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Metazygia has also been sighted in the following states: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina.


Metazygia has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

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

Metazygia Species

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