Tibellus oblongus

Featured spider picture The spider species Tibellus oblongus belongs to the genus Tibellus, in the family Philodromidae. Tibellus oblongus spiders have been sighted 4 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Tibellus oblongus includes 2 countries and 2 states in the United States. Tibellus oblongus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of August.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Philodromidae
  • Genus: Tibellus
  • Species: Tibellus oblongus


(Walckenaer, 1802)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 4 confirmed sightings of Tibellus oblongus, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 3, 2019 by Spider ID member livvytabb. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 4 sightings because of certain Tibellus oblongus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Tibellus oblongus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 4)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Tibellus oblongus has been sighted 4 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (2). Open field, pasture, grassland (1).

Location and Range

Tibellus oblongus has been sighted in the following countries: Canada, United States.

Tibellus oblongus has also been sighted in the following states: California, Michigan.


Tibellus oblongus has been primarily sighted during the month of August.

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

Additional Remarks

Type species.

Featured Pictures

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