Colonus sylvanus
(Sylvana Jumping Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Colonus sylvanus, commonly known as Sylvana Jumping Spider, belongs to the genus Colonus, in the family Salticidae. Colonus sylvanus spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Colonus sylvanus includes 1 countries and 6 states in the United States. Colonus sylvanus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Salticidae
  • Genus: Colonus
  • Species: Colonus sylvanus

Other Common Names

Sylvana Jumping Spider

Author

(Hentz, 1846)

Primary Colors


Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Colonus sylvanus (Sylvana Jumping Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on June 1, 2018 by Spider ID member reaperap. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Colonus sylvanus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Colonus sylvanus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 0 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Colonus sylvanus has been sighted 12 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). Low foliage (4). High foliage (2). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1).

Location and Range

Colonus sylvanus (Sylvana Jumping Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Colonus sylvanus has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas.

Seasonality

Colonus sylvanus has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

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  • April: 1
  • May: 4
  • June: 3
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Featured Pictures

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