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Naphrys is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Naphrys spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Naphrys includes 1 countries and 5 states in the United States. Naphrys 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: Naphrys


Edwards, 2002

Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Naphrys, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 28, 2018 by Spider ID member friel. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Naphrys sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 25% of the time, Naphrys spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 0 female and 1 male.
  • Environment: Naphrys has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (5). High foliage (1). Ground layer (2).

Location and Range

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

Naphrys has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Maine, New York, Oklahoma, South Carolina.


Naphrys has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 3
  • May: 4
  • June:
  • July:
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:

Naphrys Species