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Paraphidippus is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Paraphidippus spiders have been sighted 18 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Paraphidippus includes 1 countries and 10 states in the United States. Paraphidippus is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of July.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901

Sightings Overview

There have been 18 confirmed sightings of Paraphidippus, with the most recent sighting submitted on July 26, 2023 by Spider ID member bethmonroe98. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 18 sightings because of certain Paraphidippus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 6% of the time, Paraphidippus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 18)
  • Sex: 1 female and 4 male.
  • Environment: Paraphidippus has been sighted 21 times outdoors, and 2 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (9). Low foliage (5). High foliage (2). Ground layer (3). Forest (2).

Location and Range

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

Paraphidippus has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Connecticut, Indiana, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia.


Paraphidippus has been primarily sighted during the month of July.

  • January:
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 4
  • May: 4
  • June: 4
  • July: 5
  • August: 1
  • September:
  • October:
  • November:
  • December:

Paraphidippus Species