Liphistius desultor

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

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Mygalomorphae
  • Family: Liphistiidae
  • Genus: Liphistius
  • Species: Liphistius desultor


Schiödte, 1849

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Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Liphistius desultor, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 12, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Liphistius desultor sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Liphistius desultor has been sighted in the following countries: Malaysia.


Liphistius desultor has been primarily sighted during the month of September.

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  • September: 1
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Additional Remarks

Type species.

Featured Pictures

Picture of Liphistius desultor - Female - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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  • Submitted Calendar iconJun 12, 2018
  • Photographed Picture iconSep 13, 2009
  • RickCWest
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  • Location iconPenang Island, Penang State, Malaysia
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