Pisaurina is a genus of spiders in the family Pisauridae. Pisaurina spiders have been sighted 311 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Pisaurina includes 2 countries and 34 states in the United States. Pisaurina is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Pisauridae
  • Genus: Pisaurina


Eugène Simon, 1898

Sightings Overview

There have been 311 confirmed sightings of Pisaurina, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 18, 2019 by Spider ID member gisgreg. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 311 sightings because of certain Pisaurina sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 6% of the time, Pisaurina spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 277)
  • Sex: 26 female and 52 male.
  • Environment: Pisaurina has been sighted 225 times outdoors, and 88 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (143). On flower (3). Low foliage (23). High foliage (6). Ground layer (32). Under rock or debris (5). Freshwater river, lake, stream (4). Forest (8). Cave (1).

Location and Range

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

Pisaurina has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, None, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.


Pisaurina has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 3
  • February: 8
  • March: 14
  • April: 34
  • May: 158
  • June: 54
  • July: 3
  • August: 6
  • September: 3
  • October: 13
  • November: 2
  • December: 4

Pisaurina Species

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