Verrucosa is a genus of spiders in the family Araneidae. Verrucosa spiders have been sighted 11 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Verrucosa includes 1 countries and 9 states in the United States. Verrucosa is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of August.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Henry Christopher McCook, 1888

Sightings Overview

There have been 11 confirmed sightings of Verrucosa, with the most recent sighting submitted on March 21, 2024 by Spider ID member carla-d. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 11 sightings because of certain Verrucosa sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 82% of the time, Verrucosa spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 11)
  • Sex: 2 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Verrucosa has been sighted 11 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4). Low foliage (1). High foliage (6).

Location and Range

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

Verrucosa has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia.


Verrucosa has been primarily sighted during the month of August.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April:
  • May: 1
  • June: 2
  • July: 1
  • August: 4
  • September:
  • October: 3
  • November:
  • December:

Verrucosa Species