Phidippus regius
(Regal Jumping Spider)

Featured spider picture The spider species Phidippus regius, commonly known as Regal Jumping Spider, belongs to the genus Phidippus, in the family Salticidae. Phidippus regius spiders have been sighted 10 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Phidippus regius includes 1 countries and 1 states in the United States. Phidippus regius 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: Phidippus
  • Species: Phidippus regius

Common Name (AASMore information icon)

Regal Jumper

Other Common Names

Regal Jumping Spider

Author

C.L.Koch, 1846

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Sightings Overview

There have been 10 confirmed sightings of Phidippus regius (Regal Jumping Spider), with the most recent sighting submitted on October 8, 2018 by Spider ID member engel67. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 10 sightings because of certain Phidippus regius sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Phidippus regius spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 10)
  • Sex: 0 female and 4 male.
  • Environment: Phidippus regius has been sighted 16 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (9). Low foliage (3). High foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1). Open field, pasture, grassland (1).

Location and Range

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

Phidippus regius has also been sighted in the following states: Florida.

Seasonality

Phidippus regius has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

  • January: 2
  • February: 1
  • March: 2
  • April:
  • May: 4
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  • October: 1
  • November:
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Featured Pictures

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