Philaeus chrysops

Featured spider picture The spider species Philaeus chrysops belongs to the genus Philaeus, in the family Salticidae. Philaeus chrysops spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Philaeus chrysops includes 4 countries and 0 states in the United States. Philaeus chrysops 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: Philaeus
  • Species: Philaeus chrysops

Author

(Poda, 1761)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Philaeus chrysops, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 27, 2019 by Spider ID member paty. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Philaeus chrysops sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 0% of the time, Philaeus chrysops spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 0 female and 3 male.
  • Environment: Philaeus chrysops has been sighted 10 times outdoors, and 0 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (6). Low foliage (1). Ground layer (1). Freshwater river, lake, stream (1). Desert area (1).

Location and Range

Philaeus chrysops has been sighted in the following countries: Cyprus, Greece, Spain, Turkey.

Seasonality

Philaeus chrysops has been primarily sighted during the month of May.

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  • April: 1
  • May: 7
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Additional Remarks

Type species.


Featured Pictures

Picture of Philaeus chrysops - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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  • Submitted Calendar iconMay 27, 2019
  • Photographed Picture iconMay 27, 2019
  • Paty
  • Location iconEvreti near Fiskardo, Greece
  • Comment icon3 Comments
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Picture of Philaeus chrysops - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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Picture of Philaeus chrysops - Male Enlarge Picture
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