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Eresus walckenaeri
(Ladybird Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Eresus walckenaeri, commonly known as Ladybird Spider, belongs to the genus Eresus, in the family Eresidae. Eresus walckenaeri spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Eresus walckenaeri includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Eresus 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: Eresidae
  • Genus: Eresus
  • Species: Eresus walckenaeri

Other Common Names

Ladybird Spider


Brullé, 1832

Primary Colors

Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Eresus walckenaeri (Ladybird Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on April 29, 2019 by Spider ID member theotz. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Eresus walckenaeri sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Eresus walckenaeri spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Eresus walckenaeri has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Ground layer (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (1).

Location and Range

Eresus walckenaeri (Ladybird Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: Greece.


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

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  • April: 1
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Additional Remarks


Featured Pictures

Picture of Eresus walckenaeri (Ladybird Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
  • Check iconFamily Check iconGenus Check iconSpecies
  • Submitted Calendar iconApr 29, 2019
  • Photographed Picture iconApr 29, 2019
  • TheoTz
  • Location iconKapandriti, Attiki, Greece
  • Comment icon1 Comments
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