Schizocosa maxima

Featured spider picture The spider species Schizocosa maxima belongs to the genus Schizocosa, in the family Lycosidae. Schizocosa maxima spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Schizocosa maxima includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Schizocosa maxima is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of July.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Lycosidae
  • Genus: Schizocosa
  • Species: Schizocosa maxima


Dondale & Redner, 1978

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Schizocosa maxima, with the most recent sighting submitted on March 16, 2019 by Spider ID member arachnigeist. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Schizocosa maxima sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Schizocosa maxima spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 2 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Schizocosa maxima has been sighted 0 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
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Location and Range

Schizocosa maxima has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Schizocosa maxima has also been sighted in the following states: California.


Schizocosa maxima has been primarily sighted during the month of July.

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  • July: 2
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Schizocosa maxima - Female - Ventral Enlarge Picture
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