Seothyra is a genus of spiders in the family Eresidae. Seothyra spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Seothyra includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Seothyra is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Eresidae
  • Genus: Seothyra


Purcell, 1903

Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Seothyra, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 4, 2018 by Spider ID member darkdayz. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Seothyra sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Seothyra spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex: 0 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Seothyra has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Ground layer (1). Desert area (1).

Location and Range

Seothyra has been sighted in the following countries: South Africa.


Seothyra has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

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  • October: 1
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Featured Pictures

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