Nigma walckenaeri
(Green-Leaf-Web Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Nigma walckenaeri, commonly known as Green-Leaf-Web Spider, belongs to the genus Nigma, in the family Dictynidae. Nigma walckenaeri spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Nigma walckenaeri includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Nigma walckenaeri is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Dictynidae
  • Genus: Nigma
  • Species: Nigma walckenaeri

Other Common Names

Green Leaf Web Spider


Roewer, 1951

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Nigma walckenaeri (Green-Leaf-Web Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on February 17, 2019 by Spider ID member sgt-cupid. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Nigma walckenaeri sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Nigma walckenaeri (Green-Leaf-Web Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom.


Nigma walckenaeri has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
  • February: 1
  • March:
  • April: 1
  • May:
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  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November:
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Nigma walckenaeri (Green-Leaf-Web Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nigma walckenaeri (Green-Leaf-Web Spider) - Male - Dorsal,Lateral Enlarge Picture
Picture of Nigma walckenaeri (Green-Leaf-Web Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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  • Submitted Calendar iconDec 22, 2017
  • Photographed Picture iconApr 14, 2017
  • MarcD6
  • Location iconTorà, Lleida, Spain
  • Comment icon2 Comments
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