Zygiella x-notata
(Missing Sector Orb-weaver)

Featured spider picture The spider species Zygiella x-notata, commonly known as Missing Sector Orb-weaver, belongs to the genus Zygiella, in the family Araneidae. Zygiella x-notata spiders have been sighted 9 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Zygiella x-notata includes 5 countries and 2 states in the United States. Zygiella x-notata is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of November.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Araneidae
  • Genus: Zygiella
  • Species: Zygiella x-notata

Other Common Names

Missing Sector Orb-weaver, Silver-sided Sector Spider,

Author

(Clerck, 1757)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Zygiella x-notata (Missing Sector Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on March 17, 2019 by Spider ID member shalomb. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Zygiella x-notata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 89% of the time, Zygiella x-notata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Zygiella x-notata has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 3 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Low foliage (1).

Location and Range

Zygiella x-notata (Missing Sector Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom, United States.

Zygiella x-notata has also been sighted in the following states: California, Oregon.

Seasonality

Zygiella x-notata has been primarily sighted during the month of November.

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

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