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 8 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 October 10, 2023 by Spider ID member jasbat. 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 (5). Forest (1).

Location and Range

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

Verrucosa has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, 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: 2
  • August: 4
  • September:
  • October: 2
  • November:
  • December:

Verrucosa Species