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

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Gnaphosidae
  • Genus: Cesonia


Eugène Simon, 1893

Sightings Overview

There have been 4 confirmed sightings of Cesonia, with the most recent sighting submitted on August 26, 2018 by Spider ID member making4. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 4 sightings because of certain Cesonia sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Cesonia spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 4)
  • Sex: 0 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Cesonia has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: High foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Cesonia has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Cesonia has also been sighted in the following states: Kentucky, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia.


Cesonia has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 1
  • May: 3
  • June:
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  • August:
  • September:
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  • November:
  • December:

Cesonia Species