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Hyllus is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Hyllus spiders have been sighted 5 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Hyllus includes 3 countries and 0 states in the United States. Hyllus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of January.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


C. L. Koch, 1846

Sightings Overview

There have been 5 confirmed sightings of Hyllus, with the most recent sighting submitted on February 26, 2019 by Spider ID member guldsmed. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 5 sightings because of certain Hyllus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 20% of the time, Hyllus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 5)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Hyllus has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Low foliage (3).

Location and Range

Hyllus has been sighted in the following countries: India, South Africa, Thailand.


Hyllus has been primarily sighted during the month of January.

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

Hyllus Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Hyllus spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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