- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Arthropoda
- Class: Arachnida
- Order: Araneae
- Suborder: Araneomorphae
- Family: Araneidae
- Genus: Nephila
- Species: Nephila senegalensis
Other Common Names
Banded-legged Golden Orb-weaver
There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Nephila senegalensis (Banded-legged Golden Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on March 25, 2019 by Spider ID member lindylaurence. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Nephila senegalensis sightings reporting incomplete data.
- Web: 67% of the time, Nephila senegalensis spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
- Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
- Environment: Nephila senegalensis has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
- Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (1). High foliage (1).
Location and Range
Nephila senegalensis (Banded-legged Golden Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: Nigeria, South Africa.
Nephila senegalensis has been primarily sighted during the month of March.
- March: 2
- October: 1