Castianeira

Castianeira is a genus of spiders in the family Corinnidae. Castianeira spiders have been sighted 68 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Castianeira includes 2 countries and 20 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 68 confirmed sightings of Castianeira, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 5, 2019 by Spider ID member jthomp7. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 68 sightings because of certain Castianeira sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 5% of the time, Castianeira spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 59)
  • Sex: 6 female and 5 male.
  • Environment: Castianeira has been sighted 15 times outdoors, and 48 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Low foliage (2). High foliage (1). Ground layer (5). Under rock or debris (1). 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, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.

Seasonality

Castianeira has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March: 7
  • April: 12
  • May: 26
  • June: 10
  • July: 3
  • August: 2
  • September: 2
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:

Castianeira Species


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