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Phoneutria fera

Featured spider picture The spider species Phoneutria fera belongs to the genus Phoneutria, in the family Ctenidae. Phoneutria fera spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Phoneutria fera includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Phoneutria fera is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of June.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Ctenidae
  • Genus: Phoneutria
  • Species: Phoneutria fera


Perty, 1833

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Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Phoneutria fera, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 12, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Phoneutria fera sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Phoneutria fera spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Phoneutria fera has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Phoneutria fera has been sighted in the following countries: Peru.


Phoneutria fera has been primarily sighted during the month of June.

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Picture of Phoneutria fera - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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  • Submitted Calendar iconJun 12, 2018
  • Photographed Picture iconJun 11, 2002
  • RickCWest
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  • Location iconRio Ucayali, near Iquitos, Peru
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