Thelacantha

Thelacantha is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Thelacantha spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Thelacantha includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Thelacantha is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of December.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Author

Hasselt, 1882

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Thelacantha, with the most recent sighting submitted on January 15, 2019 by Spider ID member konaspiders. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Thelacantha sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Thelacantha spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Thelacantha has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (1). High foliage (1).

Location and Range

Thelacantha has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Thelacantha has also been sighted in the following states: Hawaii.

Seasonality

Thelacantha has been primarily sighted during the month of December.

  • January: 1
  • February:
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  • November:
  • December: 1


Thelacantha Species