Plexippus petersi

Featured spider picture The spider species Plexippus petersi belongs to the genus Plexippus, in the family Salticidae. Plexippus petersi spiders have been sighted 2 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Plexippus petersi includes 2 countries and 0 states in the United States. Plexippus petersi is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of August.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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


(Karsch, 1878)

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Sightings Overview

There have been 2 confirmed sightings of Plexippus petersi, with the most recent sighting submitted on January 22, 2018 by Spider ID member fitryyanii. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 2 sightings because of certain Plexippus petersi sightings reporting incomplete data.

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

Location and Range

Plexippus petersi has been sighted in the following countries: Malawi, Malaysia.


Plexippus petersi has been primarily sighted during the month of August.

  • January: 1
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  • August: 1
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Featured Pictures

Picture of Plexippus petersi - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Plexippus petersi - Male - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
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