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 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Zygiella x-notata includes 3 countries and 2 states in the United States. Zygiella x-notata 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: 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 5 confirmed sightings of Zygiella x-notata (Missing Sector Orb-weaver), with the most recent sighting submitted on November 14, 2018 by Spider ID member arac-nic. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Zygiella x-notata sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 80% of the time, Zygiella x-notata spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Zygiella x-notata has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). Low foliage (1).

Location and Range

Zygiella x-notata (Missing Sector Orb-weaver) has been sighted in the following countries: 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 January.

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

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Picture of Zygiella x-notata (Missing Sector Orb-weaver) - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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