- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Nephila
- Species: Nephila fenestrata
Other Common Names
Hairy Golden Orb-weaver, Black-legged Nephila
There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Nephila fenestrata (Hairy Golden Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on April 21, 2019 by Spider ID member carolynfrickie. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Nephila fenestrata sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 100% of the time, Nephila fenestrata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
- Sex: 2 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Nephila fenestrata has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (2). High foliage (2). Forest (3).
Location and Range
Nephila fenestrata (Hairy Golden Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: South Africa, Zambia.
Nephila fenestrata has been primarily sighted during the month of March.
- March: 5
- April: 2
- December: 1