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Phidippus apacheanus
(Apache Jumping Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Phidippus apacheanus, commonly known as Apache Jumping Spider, belongs to the genus Phidippus, in the family Salticidae. Phidippus apacheanus spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Phidippus apacheanus includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Phidippus apacheanus is most often sighted during the month of October.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Salticidae
  • Genus: Phidippus
  • Species: Phidippus apacheanus

Other Common Names

Apache Jumping Spider


Ralph Vary Chamberlin, Willis J. Gertsch, 1929

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Phidippus apacheanus (Apache Jumping Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 8, 2018 by Spider ID member laurieb. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Phidippus apacheanus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 50% of the time, Phidippus apacheanus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 2)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Phidippus apacheanus has been sighted 1 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1).

Location and Range

Phidippus apacheanus (Apache Jumping Spider) has been sighted in the following countries: United States.

Phidippus apacheanus has also been sighted in the following states: Colorado.


Phidippus apacheanus has been primarily sighted during the month of October.

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  • October: 2
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Phidippus apacheanus (Apache Jumping Spider) - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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