Phintella is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Phintella spiders have been sighted 8 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Phintella includes 4 countries and 0 states in the United States. Phintella is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of February.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


Strand, in Bösenberg & Strand, 1906

Sightings Overview

There have been 8 confirmed sightings of Phintella, with the most recent sighting submitted on May 25, 2019 by Spider ID member jukkaduei. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 8 sightings because of certain Phintella sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 13% of the time, Phintella spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 8)
  • Sex: 0 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Phintella has been sighted 8 times outdoors, and 1 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (1). Low foliage (6). Under rock or debris (1).

Location and Range

Phintella has been sighted in the following countries: India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand.


Phintella has been primarily sighted during the month of February.

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

Phintella Species

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