Oxyopes

Oxyopes is a genus of spiders in the family Oxyopidae. Oxyopes spiders have been sighted 28 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Oxyopes includes 10 countries and 2 states in the United States. Oxyopes is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Oxyopidae
  • Genus: Oxyopes

Author

Pierre André Latreille, 1804

Sightings Overview

There have been 28 confirmed sightings of Oxyopes, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 7, 2018 by Spider ID member bpn. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 28 sightings because of certain Oxyopes sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 7% of the time, Oxyopes spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 28)
  • Sex: 2 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Oxyopes has been sighted 27 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (10). On flower (1). Low foliage (11). High foliage (2). Ground layer (1). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (1).

Location and Range

Oxyopes has been sighted in the following countries: Australia, Canada, India, Nepal, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Spain, Thailand, United States.

Oxyopes has also been sighted in the following states: California, Texas.

Seasonality

Oxyopes has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 1
  • February: 7
  • March: 5
  • April: 2
  • May: 8
  • June: 1
  • July: 1
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November: 2
  • December: 1


Oxyopes Species


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