(Red and Black Spiders)

The spider family Nicodamidae, commonly known as Red and Black Spiders, have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Nicodamidae includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Nicodamidae is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Nicodamidae

Other Common Names

Red and Black Spiders



Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Nicodamidae (Red and Black Spiders), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 8, 2018 by Spider ID member jordanferguson. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Nicodamidae sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 100% of the time, Nicodamidae spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex:¬†0 female and 1 male.
  • Environment:¬†Nicodamidae has been sighted 1 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Under rock or debris (1).

Location and Range

Nicodamidae (Red and Black Spiders) has been sighted in the following countries: Australia.


Nicodamidae has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

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  • October: 1
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Genus: Nicodamus (Red and Black Spiders)