Mimetus is a genus of spiders in the family Mimetidae. Mimetus spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Mimetus includes 1 countries and 2 states in the United States. Mimetus is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of June.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Mimetidae
  • Genus: Mimetus


Hentz, 1832

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Mimetus, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 28, 2019 by Spider ID member fiddlesticks. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Mimetus sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Mimetus has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Mimetus has also been sighted in the following states: Mississippi, Pennsylvania.


Mimetus has been primarily sighted during the month of June.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April:
  • May:
  • June: 2
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:

Mimetus Species