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Holocnemus is a genus of spiders in the family Pholcidae. Holocnemus spiders have been sighted 9 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Holocnemus includes 2 countries and 2 states in the United States. Holocnemus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Pholcidae
  • Genus: Holocnemus


Eugène Simon, 1873

Sightings Overview

There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Holocnemus, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 18, 2019 by Spider ID member kameronmary. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Holocnemus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 89% of the time, Holocnemus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
  • Sex: 1 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Holocnemus has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 3 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (6).

Location and Range

Holocnemus has been sighted in the following countries: Spain, United States.

Holocnemus has also been sighted in the following states: Arizona, California.


Holocnemus has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 2
  • May: 6
  • June:
  • July:
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:

Holocnemus Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Holocnemus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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