Tigrosa helluo

Featured spider picture The spider species Tigrosa helluo belongs to the genus Tigrosa, in the family Lycosidae. Tigrosa helluo spiders have been sighted 152 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Tigrosa helluo includes 2 countries and 24 states in the United States. Tigrosa helluo is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Other Common Names

Wetland Giant Wolf Spider


Allen R. Brady, 2012

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Sightings Overview

There have been 152 confirmed sightings of Tigrosa helluo, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 25, 2020 by Spider ID member chelle83. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 152 sightings because of certain Tigrosa helluo sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 4% of the time, Tigrosa helluo spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 152)
  • Sex: 14 female and 8 male.
  • Environment: Tigrosa helluo has been sighted 65 times outdoors, and 100 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (19). Low foliage (4). High foliage (1). Ground layer (33). Under rock or debris (4). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1). Saltwater (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (2).

Location and Range

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

Tigrosa helluo has also been sighted in the following states: Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.


Tigrosa helluo has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 3
  • February: 7
  • March: 15
  • April: 22
  • May: 57
  • June: 5
  • July: 2
  • August: 2
  • September: 4
  • October: 31
  • November: 1
  • December: 3

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