Maevia is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Maevia spiders have been sighted 32 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Maevia includes 1 countries and 16 states in the United States. Maevia 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: Maevia


C. L. Koch, 1846

Sightings Overview

There have been 32 confirmed sightings of Maevia, with the most recent sighting submitted on December 3, 2023 by Spider ID member buggirl16. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 32 sightings because of certain Maevia sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 6% of the time, Maevia spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 32)
  • Sex: 2 female and 9 male.
  • Environment: Maevia has been sighted 22 times outdoors, and 10 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (15). Low foliage (6). High foliage (1).

Location and Range

Maevia has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Maevia has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Connecticut, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas.


Maevia has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March: 1
  • April: 7
  • May: 11
  • June: 8
  • July:
  • August: 4
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December: 1

Maevia Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Maevia spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Maevia spp. - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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