Oecobius

Oecobius is a genus of spiders in the family Oecobiidae. Oecobius spiders have been sighted 21 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Oecobius includes 6 countries and 6 states in the United States. Oecobius is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Oecobiidae
  • Genus: Oecobius

Author

Pierre-Hippolyte Lucas, 1846

Sightings Overview

There have been 21 confirmed sightings of Oecobius, with the most recent sighting submitted on October 12, 2018 by Spider ID member worm_jim. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 21 sightings because of certain Oecobius sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 10% of the time, Oecobius spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 21)
  • Sex: 0 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Oecobius has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 17 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4).

Location and Range

Oecobius has been sighted in the following countries: Hong Kong, India, Italy, Mexico, Singapore, United States.

Oecobius has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, California, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Texas.

Seasonality

Oecobius has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January: 1
  • February: 1
  • March: 3
  • April: 7
  • May: 7
  • June: 1
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October: 1
  • November:
  • December:

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