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

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Linyphiidae
  • Genus: Hypselistes


Simon, 1894

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Hypselistes, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 1, 2019 by Spider ID member nbspiders. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Hypselistes sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Hypselistes has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Hypselistes has also been sighted in the following states: Massachusetts.


Hypselistes has been primarily sighted during the month of June.

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

Hypselistes Species