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

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Hersiliidae
  • Genus: Hersilia

Other Common Names

Two-tailed Spiders, Long Spinnered Bark Spiders


Audouin, 1826

Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Hersilia, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 14, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Hersilia sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Hersilia has been sighted in the following countries: Malaysia.


Hersilia has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

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  • April: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Hersilia spp. - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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