Segestria is a genus of spiders in the family Segestriidae. Segestria spiders have been sighted 9 times by contributing members. Based on collected data, the geographic range for Segestria includes 3 countries and 1 states in the United States. Segestria is most often sighted outdoors, and during the month of April.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Arthropoda
  • Class: Arachnida
  • Order: Araneae
  • Suborder: Araneomorphae
  • Family: Segestriidae
  • Genus: Segestria


Latreille, 1804

Sightings Overview

There have been 9 confirmed sightings of Segestria, with the most recent sighting submitted on June 2, 2018 by Spider ID member quinny. The detailed statistics below may not utilize the complete dataset of 9 sightings because of certain Segestria sightings reporting incomplete data.

  • Web: 33% of the time, Segestria spiders are sighted in a spider web (Sample size: 9)
  • Sex: 1 female and 0 male.
  • Environment: Segestria has been sighted 6 times outdoors, and 4 times indoors.
  • Outdoors: Man-made structure (4). Under rock or debris (2).

Location and Range

Segestria has been sighted in the following countries: Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States.

Segestria has also been sighted in the following states: California.


Segestria has been primarily sighted during the month of April.

  • January: 1
  • February:
  • March:
  • April: 4
  • May: 2
  • June: 1
  • July:
  • August:
  • September:
  • October:
  • November: 1
  • December:

Segestria Species

Featured Pictures

Picture of Segestria spp. - Dorsal Enlarge Picture
Picture of Segestria spp. - Lateral Enlarge Picture
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