Zelotes is a genus of spiders in the family Gnaphosidae. Zelotes spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Zelotes includes 2 countries and 1 states in the United States. Zelotes is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of July.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Gistel, 1848

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Zelotes, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 17, 2019 by Spider ID member j_staff99. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Zelotes sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Zelotes has been sighted in the following countries: Spain, United States.

Zelotes has also been sighted in the following states: Arizona.


Zelotes has been primarily sighted during the month of July.

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

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Featured Pictures

Picture of Zelotes spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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