Castianeira

Castianeira is a genus of spiders in the family Corinnidae. Castianeira spiders have been sighted 60 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Castianeira includes 2 countries and 17 states in the United States. Castianeira is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Corinnidae
  • Genus: Castianeira

Author

Eugen von Keyserling, 1879

Sightings Overview

There have been 60 confirmed sightings of Castianeira, with the most recent sighting submitted on August 1, 2018 by Spider ID member colepk. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 60 sightings because of certain Castianeira sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 8% of the time, Castianeira spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 51)
  • Sex: 6 female and 5 male.
  • Environment: Castianeira has been sighted 17 times outdoors, and 39 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Low foliage (2). High foliage (1). Ground layer (5). Under rock or debris (3). Desert area (1).

Location and Range

Castianeira has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Castianeira has also been sighted in the following states: California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia.

Seasonality

Castianeira has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March: 6
  • April: 14
  • May: 19
  • June: 9
  • July: 3
  • August: 2
  • September: 1
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:


Castianeira Species


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