Paratropis is a genus of spiders in the family Paratropididae. Paratropis spiders have been sighted 1 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Paratropis includes 1 countries and 0 states in the United States. Paratropis is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Mygalomorphae
  • Family: Paratropididae
  • Genus: Paratropis


Simon, 1889

Sightings Overview

There have been 1 confirmed sightings of Paratropis, with the most recent sighting submitted on December 20, 2018 by Spider ID member rickcwest. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 1 sightings because of certain Paratropis sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Paratropis spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 1)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Paratropis has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: High foliage (1). Forest (1).

Location and Range

Paratropis has been sighted in the following countries: Peru.


Paratropis has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

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  • October: 1
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Paratropis Species