Plexippus

Plexippus is a genus of spiders in the family Salticidae. Plexippus spiders have been sighted 30 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Plexippus includes 11 countries and 4 states in the United States. Plexippus is most often sighted indoors, and during the month of March.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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

Author

C. L. Koch, 1846

Sightings Overview

There have been 30 confirmed sightings of Plexippus, with the most recent sighting submitted on April 8, 2019 by Spider ID member rimapatel. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 30 sightings because of certain Plexippus sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 3% of the time, Plexippus spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 30)
  • Sex: 2 female and 10 male.
  • Environment: Plexippus has been sighted 12 times outdoors, and 18 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (10). Low foliage (2).

Location and Range

Plexippus has been sighted in the following countries: Cape Verde, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Israel, Kuwait, Malawi, Malaysia, Morocco, Thailand, United States.

Plexippus has also been sighted in the following states: Alabama, Florida, South Carolina, Texas.

Seasonality

Plexippus has been primarily sighted during the month of March.

  • January: 2
  • February: 1
  • March: 8
  • April: 5
  • May: 7
  • June: 1
  • July:
  • August: 1
  • September: 1
  • October: 1
  • November:
  • December: 3


Plexippus Species


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