Deinopis is a genus of spiders in the family Deinopidae. Deinopis spiders have been sighted 13 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Deinopis includes 4 countries and 1 states in the United States. Deinopis is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Deinopidae
  • Genus: Deinopis

Sightings Overview

There have been 13 confirmed sightings of Deinopis, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 16, 2019 by Spider ID member geonyzl. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 13 sightings because of certain Deinopis sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 31% of the time, Deinopis spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 13)
  • Sex: 1 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Deinopis has been sighted 14 times outdoors, and 3 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (7). Low foliage (5). Forest (2).

Location and Range

Deinopis has been sighted in the following countries: Australia, Peru, Philippines, United States.

Deinopis has also been sighted in the following states: South Carolina.


Deinopis has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

  • January: 4
  • February: 1
  • March: 1
  • April: 2
  • May: 1
  • June: 2
  • July: 1
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December: 1

Deinopis Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Deinopis spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Deinopis spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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