Neoscona nautica
(Brown Sailor Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Neoscona nautica, commonly known as Brown Sailor Spider, belongs to the genus Neoscona, in the family Araneidae. Neoscona nautica spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Neoscona nautica includes 3 countries and 1 states in the United States. Neoscona nautica is most often sighted during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Brown Sailor Spider

Author

(L. Koch, 1875)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Neoscona nautica (Brown Sailor Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on June 1, 2018 by Spider ID member ihevia. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Neoscona nautica sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 67% of the time, Neoscona nautica spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Neoscona nautica has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (1).

Location and Range

Neoscona nautica (Brown Sailor Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Philippines, Puerto Rico, United States.

Neoscona nautica has also been sighted in the following states: Florida.

Seasonality

Neoscona nautica has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

  • January: 2
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  • September: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Neoscona nautica (Brown Sailor Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Neoscona nautica (Brown Sailor Spider) - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Neoscona nautica (Brown Sailor Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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