Metacyrba is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Metacyrba spiders have been sighted 13 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Metacyrba includes 1 countries and 10 states in the United States. Metacyrba is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of May.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901

Sightings Overview

There have been 13 confirmed sightings of Metacyrba, with the most recent sighting submitted on December 10, 2023 by Spider ID member rmanning. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 13 sightings because of certain Metacyrba sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 15% of the time, Metacyrba spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 13)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Metacyrba has been sighted 3 times outdoors, and 10 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2). Ground layer (1).

Location and Range

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

Metacyrba has also been sighted in the following states: Arizona, California, Kentucky, Nevada, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia.


Metacyrba has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 2
  • February:
  • March: 2
  • April: 2
  • May: 3
  • June:
  • July: 1
  • August:
  • September: 1
  • October:
  • November: 1
  • December: 1

Metacyrba Species