Walckenaeria castanea

Featured spider picture The spider species Walckenaeria castanea belongs to the genus Walckenaeria, in the family Linyphiidae. Walckenaeria castanea spiders have been sighted 3 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Walckenaeria castanea includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Walckenaeria castanea is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of November.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Linyphiidae
  • Genus: Walckenaeria
  • Species: Walckenaeria castanea


(Emerton, 1882)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 3 confirmed sightings of Walckenaeria castanea, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 17, 2018 by Spider ID member johnr. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 3 sightings because of certain Walckenaeria castanea sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Walckenaeria castanea spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 3)
  • Sex: 0 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Walckenaeria castanea has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Ground layer (3).

Location and Range

Walckenaeria castanea has been sighted in the following countries: Canada.


Walckenaeria castanea has been primarily sighted during the month of November.

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Featured Pictures

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