Hippasa is a genus of spiders in the family Lycosidae. Hippasa spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Hippasa includes 4 countries and 0 states in the United States. Hippasa is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Lycosidae
  • Genus: Hippasa


Simon, 1885

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Hippasa, with the most recent sighting submitted on November 20, 2019 by Spider ID member hirenjoshi13. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Hippasa sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 40% of the time, Hippasa spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Hippasa has been sighted 5 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Ground layer (3). Open field, pasture, grassland (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Hippasa has been sighted in the following countries: Cambodia, India, Philippines, Thailand.


Hippasa has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

  • January: 3
  • February:
  • March: 1
  • April:
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  • June:
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  • October:
  • November: 1
  • December:

Hippasa Species

Featured Pictures

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