Myrmarachne formicaria

Featured spider picture The spider species Myrmarachne formicaria belongs to the genus Myrmarachne, in the family Salticidae. Myrmarachne formicaria spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Myrmarachne formicaria includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Myrmarachne formicaria 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: Myrmarachne
  • Species: Myrmarachne formicaria


(De Geer, 1778)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Myrmarachne formicaria, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 29, 2019 by Spider ID member adele. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Myrmarachne formicaria sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Myrmarachne formicaria spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 0 female and 2 male.
  • Environment: Myrmarachne formicaria has been sighted 2 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (2).

Location and Range

Myrmarachne formicaria has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Myrmarachne formicaria has also been sighted in the following states: Ohio.


Myrmarachne formicaria has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

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  • May: 2
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