- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Micrathena
- Species: Micrathena gracilis
Common Name (AAS)
There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Micrathena gracilis (Spined Micrathena), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 5, 2018 by Spider ID member rhodastevenson. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Micrathena gracilis sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 100% of the time, Micrathena gracilis spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
- Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
- Environment: Micrathena gracilis has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (1). High foliage (1). Forest (1).
Location and Range
Micrathena gracilis (Spined Micrathena) has been sighted in the following countries: United States.
Micrathena gracilis has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, New York, North Carolina.
Micrathena gracilis has been primarily sighted during the month of September.
- May: 1
- September: 1
- October: 1