Poecilopachys is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Poecilopachys spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Poecilopachys includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Poecilopachys is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Araneidae
  • Genus: Poecilopachys


Simon, 1895

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Poecilopachys, with the most recent sighting submitted on January 11, 2024 by Spider ID member bazza. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Poecilopachys sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 20% of the time, Poecilopachys spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Poecilopachys has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (3).

Location and Range

Poecilopachys has been sighted in the following countries: New Zealand.


Poecilopachys has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

  • January: 4
  • February:
  • March:
  • April:
  • May:
  • June:
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December: 1

Poecilopachys Species