Epeus is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Epeus spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Epeus includes 2 countries and 0 states in the United States. Epeus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Salticidae
  • Genus: Epeus


Peckham & Peckham, 1886

Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Epeus, with the most recent sighting submitted on April 18, 2018 by Spider ID member jobzippo. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Epeus sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Epeus has been sighted in the following countries: India, Philippines.


Epeus has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January:
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  • April: 2
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Featured Pictures

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