(Dwarf Sheet Spiders)

The spider family Hahniidae, commonly known as Dwarf Sheet Spiders, have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Hahniidae includes 2 countries and 3 states in the United States. Hahniidae is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Hahniidae

Common Name (AASMore information icon)

Hahniid Spiders

Other Common Names

Dwarf Sheet Spiders


Philipp Bertkau, 1878

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Hahniidae (Dwarf Sheet Spiders), with the most recent sighting submitted on November 9, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Hahniidae sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Hahniidae spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex:¬†3 female and 1 male.
  • Environment:¬†Hahniidae has been sighted 7 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: High foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Under rock or debris (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (2). Forest (2).

Location and Range

Hahniidae (Dwarf Sheet Spiders) has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Hahniidae has also been sighted in the following states: Louisiana, New York, Texas.


Hahniidae has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

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

Genus: Cicurina

Genus: Neoantistea